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Catalog Number 7294-7380
Title Poster, World War II, British War Relief Society
Object Name Poster, Political
Description On this war poster is a picture of a British soldier standing above his fallen peers holding the British flag above his head in one hand & his gun in the other. The flags of other countries are also below him, among the fallen. In red text the bottom of the pictures reads, "BRITISH WAR RELIEF SOCIETY" in large letters with "730 FIFTH AVENUE NEW YORK" smaller below. The artist's name, Frank Reilly, is on the picture on the lower left side.
Date 1940-1945
Year Range from 1940
Year Range to 1945
Material paper, ink
Makers mark "Frank Reilly" "Registered with U.S. State Dept. No. 208"
Height (in) 21
Width (in) 15
Event World War II
Collection Nebraska State Historical Society Permanent Collection