Pickler Memorial Library

ON GUARD! IT'S A PRETTY BIG JOB FOR ONE BIRD! JOIN THE NAVY!

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    Title ON GUARD! IT'S A PRETTY BIG JOB FOR ONE BIRD! JOIN THE NAVY!
    Creator H. B. Matthews
    Subject World War, 1914-1918; World War, 1914-1918--Art and the war; World War, 1914-1918--Posters; World War, 1914-1918--Propaganda
    Description
    Publisher Truman State University
    Contributing Institution Truman State University (Owner); Missouri State Archives, Missouri Secretary of State (Digitizing Technician)
    Date Original 1917
    Date Digital 2014
    Type Collection; Still Image; Text
    Language en
    Format image/jpeg; text/txt
    Source E. M. Violette Collection number WWI_207.48. Conservation and digitization work completed by the Missouri State Archives under the Missouri Secretary of State. Dimensions of the physical object are 18.5" x 25".
    Rights All images property of Truman State University. Commercial use or distribution is not authorized. Notice: This material may be protected by Copyright Law (Title 17 U. S. Code). Contact speccoll@truman.edu for reproduction rights.
    Item Information
    Title ON GUARD! IT'S A PRETTY BIG JOB FOR ONE BIRD! JOIN THE NAVY!
    Creator H. B. Matthews
    Subject World War, 1914-1918; World War, 1914-1918--Art and the war; World War, 1914-1918--Posters; World War, 1914-1918--Propaganda
    Description An eagle perching on a ledge dominates this poster. The eagle is rendered in monochrome black. The sun is either rising or setting. There appear to be ships that are traversing a canal. The image is signed H. B. Matthews, February 1917.
    Publisher Truman State University
    Contributing Institution Truman State University (Owner); Missouri State Archives, Missouri Secretary of State (Digitizing Technician)
    Date Original 1917
    Date Digital 2014
    Type Collection; Still Image; Text
    Language en
    Format image/jpeg; text/txt
    Source E. M. Violette Collection number WWI_207.48. Conservation and digitization work completed by the Missouri State Archives under the Missouri Secretary of State. Dimensions of the physical object are 18.5" x 25".
    Rights All images property of Truman State University. Commercial use or distribution is not authorized. Notice: This material may be protected by Copyright Law (Title 17 U. S. Code). Contact speccoll@truman.edu for reproduction rights.