May 20, 2021 12:00 EST

Books and Manuscripts

 
  Lot 86
 

86

[Posters] [World War II]
Group of 16 War Production Board Posters

Locations vary, ca. 1940s. 16 color lithographic posters. Condition varies, generally: A-B; scattered wear, short closed tears, and creasing. Measuring from 10 x 7 in. (25 x 18 cm) to 40 x 28 1/2 in. (102 x 72 cm).

List found below

Deaccessioned by the Valentine Museum to benefit collections care, preservation, and future acquisitions.

Sold for $756
Estimated at $1,200 - $1,800


 

Locations vary, ca. 1940s. 16 color lithographic posters. Condition varies, generally: A-B; scattered wear, short closed tears, and creasing. Measuring from 10 x 7 in. (25 x 18 cm) to 40 x 28 1/2 in. (102 x 72 cm).

List found below

Deaccessioned by the Valentine Museum to benefit collections care, preservation, and future acquisitions.

1. Brindle, Melbourne. "Bundles for Berlin” More Production!

2. Bruehl, Anton. Free Labor Will Win

3. Dohamos, Stevan. Good news from home…Tanks Planes Guns Ships…More Production

4. Ludikens, Fred. He’s a fighting fool give him the best you’ve got…More Production!

5. Moxon. He’s a “Fighting Fool—" Give him the best you’ve got! More Production!

6. Roese, Herbert. Kinda give it your personal attention, will you? More Production

7. Unknown Artist. Every day you take off—gives the Axis a break

8. Unknown Artist. “Every man woman and child is a partner”…

9. Unknown Artist. Keep the home fires burning…More Production!

10. Unknown Artist. More American workers were killed and wounded in industrial accidents last year than all the casualties from bombs in Britain in two years of War…Follow Safety Rules!

11. Unknown Artist. Pour it on!

12. Unknown Artist. She’s a swell plane—give us more! More Production

13. Unknown Artist. Show Your Muscle! More Production

14. Unknown Artist. Take Care! Idle hands work for Hitler

15. Unknown Artist. “What you’re making may save my Daddy’s life”

16. Unknown Artist. When You’re A.W.O.L You’re Working for the Axis

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