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World War II Posters

Resource guide to World War posters in the Government Documents collection at Milner Library.

Description

Cartoon illustration of Nazi leaders Adolf Hitler, Hermann Göring, and Paul Goebbels. Hitler exclaims “It Is goot to hear Americans are now pudding 10% of der pay into Bunds!”  Goebbels remarks, “Hermann [Goring], you tell him it iss BONDs not Bunds! The bottom text  of the poster states, “For VICTORY… put at least 10% of every pay Into WAR BONDS!”

“Bunds” is a reference to an American Nazi organization established in the 1930s whose main goal was to promote a favorable view of Nazi Germany.

Please Note

Please note the collection includes items for their historical perspective and significance. Milner Library in no way condones the use of language or images that is offensive to persons of any race, religion, disability status, ethnicity/national origin, gender or sexual orientation.

Propaganda

World War II poster, Don't Fall for Enemy Propaganda World War II poster, For victory, put at least 10% of every pay into war bonds!

Subject Guide

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Angela Bonnell
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