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Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1125
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1125
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Creators:
Ortiz, Jose Antonio
Puerto Rico. Division of Community Education. Department of Education
Dates:
1982
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 63.7 x 47.1 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0615
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

One of many posters advertising social welfare programs, it aimed to reinforce proper nutrition and to promote a summer lunch program available to schoolchildren. Relying on a classic Puerto Rican convention, this poster depicts the Puerto Rican triad with three children of different skin colors sitting at a table. The same triad appears in the ima...

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Creators:
Bernal, Isabel
Puerto Rico. Division of Community Education. Department of Education
Dates:
undated
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 64.8 x 48.6 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0615
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Posters like this one intended to teach women and their families about domestic violence and the legal resources that were available to them. Women's rights, usually within the context of marriage and the family, were a recurrent theme in DIVEDCO posters since the 1950s. (From exhibition text by Marvette Perez.)

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Creators:
Contreras, Jose Melendez
Puerto Rico. Division of Community Education. Department of Education
Dates:
1970s
Level:
file
Size:
1 Poster (Ink on paper, 62 x 44 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0615
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The dramatic image in the poster illustrates the dilemma of Ignacio, a sugarcane worker who has a child out of wedlock without his wife's knowledge. Catalina, Ignacio's wife, discovers his secret but takes in the child and raises her as their own. In the books, films and posters of DIVEDCO, emotions like love, fear, and jealousy were readily acknow...

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Creators:
Tufino, Rafael
Puerto Rico. Division of Community Education. Department of Education
Dates:
undated
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 86 x 58.6 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0615
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

DIVEDCO posters were also printed to promote exhibitions of Puerto Rican artists. This poster advertises the exhibition of renowned artists Rafael Tufino's portfolio of silkscreens depicting scenes from the famous Afro-Puerto Rican town of Loiza. Tufino was one of several DIVEDCO artists who, like Carlos Osorio, also lived and worked in New York Ci...

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Cortes, Eduardo Vera
Puerto Rico. Division of Community Education. Department of Education
Dates:
1978
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 72.3 x 48.2 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0615
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This poster advertises a children's puppet show. Besides illustrated books, posters and films, DIVEDCO also produced plays and other performances. (From exhibition text by Marvette Perez.)

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Creators:
Maldonado, Antonio
Puerto Rico. Division of Community Education. Department of Education
Dates:
1977
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 87.1 x 41.4 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0615
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This Divedco poster advertised a film, title translated as "When Fathers Forget," a family relationship drama about a strict father who wants to control his son; the son leaves his father's house and moves to the city. (From notes by Marvette Perez.)

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Creators:
De Jesus
Puerto Rico. Division of Community Education. Department of Education
Dates:
1986
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 66.1 x 52.3 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0615
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This poster celebrating the nuclear, rather than the traditional extended family, depicts a promethean father whose massive body anchors the composition with trunk-like legs firmly planted onto the ground. This poster recalls Christian religious imagery of the Holy Family and illustrates an ongoing preoccupation with the well-being of the Puerto Ri...

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Creators:
Rosen, Martha
Dates:
1963-1998
Level:
series
Size:
107 items in 9 folders Items
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0751
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This collection was collected from movie theaters and video stores in the Washington, DC metropolitan area and with few exceptions, exclusively covers the decade of the 1990s. The collection contains movie posters from a wide range of motion pictures; animated, children's, adult, studio, and independently made films and consists of full size, six-...

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