Lend as they fight

Description:

A World War 1 poster encouraging citizens to buy more Liberty Bonds to support the war efffort. The First Liberty Loan was not as successful as anticipated. The Secretary of the Treasury, William McAdoo, worked with the Four Minute Men of the Committee on Public Information to create more support for war bonds.

Location: Currently not on view

See more items in: Political History: Political History, General History Collection, Princeton Posters

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: ZZ.RSN82847Y22

Object Name: Poster

Measurements: overall: 30 in x 20 in; 76.2 cm x 50.8 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-97ed-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_545073

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