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Creators:
Princeton University
Dates:
1863-1950
Size:
135 Cubic feet (10,690 posters)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0433
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

An extensive and comprehensive collection of posters from World War I and World War II.

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Creators:
Institute for American Democracy Incorporated. (New York.)
Institute for American Democracy Incorporated. (New York.)
Dates:
1944 Apr
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (1 pieces, Full size; Monochrome, 55.5 x 84.5 cm)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0433
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Main Image: (A) 7 Reproductions of letters and newspaper articles concerning the Institute's posters (B) 4 more reproductions on same subject

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Creators:
United States Shipping Board, Emergency Fleet Corporation. (New York.)
National Committee of Patriotic Societies; The New York Sun
Dates:
1918 Jul. 25
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (1/8 size; Multi-color, 28 x 21.5 cm)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0433
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Dates:
1917-1990, undated
Level:
series
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0751
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Creators:
Hoffman, John Nathan, 1923-1982
Dates:
circa 1890s-1960s
Size:
3 Cubic feet (5 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1125
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection consists of poster stamps (non-denominated stamp-sized miniature posters) advertising or commemorating a large variety of places, events, products, causes, and miscellaneous other subjects, including many international subjects. Some of the stamps are in albums or album sleeves.

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Creators:
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Cultural History
Dates:
1932-1958, undated
Size:
1,000 Posters
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0656
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A collection of 1000 cinema advertising posters from the early to mid-20th century.

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Creators:
Lebron, Miguel Antonio
Puerto Rico. Division of Community Education. Department of Education
Dates:
1984
Level:
file
Size:
1 Poster (Ink on paper, 59.3 x 43.7 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0615
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This poster depicts the stars and stripes of the American flag with three soldiers forming a triangle alluding to the Puerto Rican flag. Thus merging both flags visually into one, this poster was designed to reflect the pro-statehood vision of former Puerto Rican Governor Carlos Romero Barcelo. (From exhibition text by Marvette Perez.)

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Creators:
Contreras, Jose Melendez
Puerto Rico. Division of Community Education. Department of Education
Puerto Rico. Division of Community Education. Department of Education
Dates:
1971
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 65.7 x 47.7 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0615
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Echoing this title, the film "Fragmento," directed by Luis Maisonet, features dramatically fractured letters and the figure of a fragmented child. This film is another cautionary tale about an emotionally isolated child from a middle-class, urban family fragmented by modern living. (From exhibition text by Marvette Perez.)

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Creators:
Contreras, Jose Melendez
Puerto Rico. Division of Community Education. Department of Education
Puerto Rico. Division of Community Education. Department of Education
Dates:
1977
Level:
file
Size:
1 Poster (Ink on paper., 68.3 x 47.7 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0615
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Jose Melendez Contreras began his career in the DIVEDCO workshop in 1952 and worked there as a graphic artist for posters and as a book illustrator until 1977. This is one of the last posters he made for DIVEDCO. A master of angular compositions, in this Christmas poster he shows a close-up of a musician singing and playing a traditional guiro with...

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Creators:
Osorio, Carlos
Puerto Rico. Division of Community Education. Department of Education
Dates:
1962
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 56 x 42 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0615
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This commemorative poster by early DIVEDCO member Carlos Osorio, printed in honor of firemen, has the look and dramatic sensibility of posters designed in New Deal-era government print shops like the New York City Poster Division of the Federal Arts Project. (From exhibition text by Marvette Perez.)

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