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Creators:
Archivo General de Puerto Rico
Puerto Rico. Division of Community Education. Department of Education
Dates:
1955-2005, undated
Size:
1 Cubic foot (32 folders 378 posters)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0615
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection consists of 378 posters documenting important public service issues including education, health and safety, and cultural programs. These posters were widely displayed throughout the island and reflect key trends in the social history of Puerto Rico for nearly fifty years.

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Maldonado, Antonio
Puerto Rico. Division of Community Education. Department of Education
Puerto Rico. Division of Community Education. Department of Education
Dates:
1960s
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 67.8 x 44.5 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0615
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This dramatic poster depicting a male silhouette with a chest x-ray promoted the 1964 film, "Hope," which educated communities about tuberculosis prevention and treatment. The symbol for tuberculosis placed behind the male figure, is a modified version of the cross of Lorraine, signalizing the "crusade" against tuberculosis. (From exhibition text b...

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Creators:
Muñoz, Celia Alvarez, 1937-
Puerto Rico. Division of Community Education. Department of Education
Dates:
1978
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 60.9 x 46 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0615
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This whimsical poster promotes healthy recreation and tongue-in-cheek commentary that caricatures tourists in Puerto Rico with gaudy attire, sunglasses, and the ever-present camera. (From exhibition text by Marvette Perez.)

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