Powers of Persuasion: Poster Art from World War II


Subject:
Art , World War II , Communications , Posters , Propaganda , Arts, Documents, & Media

Description:
A collection of propaganda posters used by the U.S. government to explain and promote the war effort in Europe and the Pacific. The exhibit is divided into two parts: patriotism, and the horrors of war. There are a number of familiar images, including the famous "Four Freedoms" series by Norman Rockwell. A fascinating look at the psychology of wartime communication from the U.S. National Archives and Records Administration.

Publisher:
U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.archives.gov/exhibits/powers_of_persuasion/powers_of_persuasion_home.html


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