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World War II posters, 1939-1949

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#1389
Bib ID 4079636 View CLIO record
Creator(s)
Title World War II posters, 1939-1949
Physical Description 42 rolls (42 rolls (Approximately 700 items))
Language(s) English .
Access You will need to make an appointment in advance to use this collection material in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room. You can schedule an appointment once you've submitted your request through your Special Collections Research Account.

This collection is located on-site.

This collection has no restrictions.

The collection is extremely fragile. Many items are not available for use at this time; some items may be used with advance warning.

Arrangement

Arrangement

Arranged.

Description

Summary

A collection consisting primarily of World War II posters issued in the United States, Great Britain, Russia and in Germany during the Allied occupation. In addition, there are United Nations posters and a few issued in Canada, France, Holland and Poland

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Restrictions on Access

You will need to make an appointment in advance to use this collection material in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room. You can schedule an appointment once you've submitted your request through your Special Collections Research Account.

This collection is located on-site.

This collection has no restrictions.

The collection is extremely fragile. Many items are not available for use at this time; some items may be used with advance warning.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. The RBML maintains ownership of the physical material only. Copyright remains with the creator and his/her heirs. The responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); World War II posters; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

Accruals

Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. Contact rbml@columbia.edu for more information.

Ownership and Custodial History

Gift of Mrs. W. Philip, 1975.

Gift of George Blow, 1977.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Posters: Source of acquisition--various. Method of acquisition--Gifts.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Posters Entered in AMC 12/06/1990.

Subject Headings

The subject headings listed below are found in this collection. Links below allow searches at Columbia University through the Archival Collections Portal and through CLIO, the catalog for Columbia University Libraries, as well as ArchiveGRID, a catalog that allows users to search the holdings of multiple research libraries and archives.

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Genre/Form

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Posters Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Artists Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Illustrators Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Posters, American Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Posters, British Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Posters, Canadian Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Posters, Dutch Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Posters, French Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Posters, Polish Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Posters, Russian Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Posters, Soviet Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Propaganda, American Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Propaganda, Russian Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Propaganda, Soviet Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
War posters Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
World War, 1939-1945 -- Posters Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
World War, 1939-1945 -- Propaganda Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID