19853 records — Page 524 of 1914
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Creators:
Tufino, Rafael
Puerto Rico. Division of Community Education. Department of Education
Dates:
1984
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 71 x 50.6 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0615
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This commemorative poster celebrates Jack Delano's contribution to the humanities in Puerto Rico as an artist, photographer, cinematographer, and composer. (From exhibition text by Marvette Perez.)

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Creators:
Contreras, Jose Melendez
Dates:
undated
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 69.4 x 46.8 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0615
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Illustration: A man sits and ponders whether he should stay or leave. The poster includes a large question mark over the figure. Text above the image, "Me Voy O Me Quedo?"

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Creators:
Maldonado, Antonio
Puerto Rico. Division of Community Education. Department of Education
Dates:
1970s
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 68.7 x 47.9 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0615
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

In this theater poster, a woman strangles her cheating husband, as another woman tries to pull him away from her menacing grasp. (From exhibition text by Marvette Perez.)

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Creators:
Contreras, Jose Melendez
Puerto Rico. Division of Community Education. Department of Education
Dates:
1967
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 73.5 x 46 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0615
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

In another promotional poster for a film on personal health, Contreras created a highly geometric composition of an abstracted human figure reclining, as if he were on a doctor's examination table. (From exhibition text by Marvette Perez.)

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Creators:
Cortes, Eduardo Vera
Marques, Rene
Puerto Rico. Division of Community Education. Department of Education
Dates:
1970s
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 80.2 x 50.1 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0615
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This silkscreen mimics the look of linoleum, since the artist creates the illusion of texture on the otherwise flat surface typically produced by the silk-screening process. The figure of the mother and child as well as in the man the foreground connects this poster with the tradition of carving religious figures, santos. The film, an adaptation of...

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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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Creators:
War Bonds
Level:
item
Size:
1 Poster (1/4 size; Monochrome, 40.5 x 29 cm)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0433
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Creators:
United States. Navy
United States. Navy
United States. Naval Reserve Force
Level:
item
Size:
1 Poster (Full size; Multi-color, 108 x 71.5 cm)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0433
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Creators:
Saturday Evening Post.
Atherton, John C.
Saturday Evening Post.
Level:
item
Size:
1 Poster (1/4 size; Multi-color, 37 x 29.5 cm)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0433
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Main Image: Two hands breaking chains with tattered Dutch flag and ruins in background

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Creators:
Saturday Evening Post.
Riggs, Robert
Saturday Evening Post.
Level:
item
Size:
1 Poster (1/4 size; Multi-color, 37 x 29.5 cm)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0433
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Main Image: Group of grim looking men and women in tattered clothes with ancient Greek ruins in background

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