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Frankenhuis posters collection, 1914-1926

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#0450
Bib ID 4079703 View CLIO record
Creator(s)
Title Frankenhuis posters collection, 1914-1926
Physical Description 22 linear feet
Language(s) English .
Additional Description http://www.columbia.edu/cu/libraries/inside/projects/findingaids/scans/pdfs/17_FL-FU_21.pdf
Access

This collection is located on-site.

This collection has no restrictions.

Arrangement

Arrangement

Arranged.

Description

Summary

A collection consisting primarily of World War I posters, and in addition, post-war political and international pacifist movement posters, merchandise and motion picture advertisements, post-war anti-German propaganda, and war-related kindness to animals (horses) posters. Approximately half of the posters ate illustrated and half are textual; there are a few examples of handwritten, hand-lettered, or hand-painted posters. The general topics include: calls for money (war loans, subscriptions, war savings stamps, etc.), war material exhibitions, ordinances, war news (including battles such as Verdun, the French call for mobilization, victories such as the fall of Warsaw, the U.S. entry into the war, etc.), maps, propaganda, plans for the post-war world, recruiting appeals, Red Cross appeals, etc. The majority of the posters are German, for domestic consumption or for the people in the occupied parts of Belgium, France, and Russia. The nations whose posters are represented include: Australia, The Austro-Hungarian Empire, Belgium, Canada, France, Great Britain, India, Italy, the Netherlands, Romania, Russia, South Africa, and the United States. The languages used include: Arabic, Bengali, Bulgarian, Czech, Dutch, English, Estonian, Finnish, Flemish, Franch, German, Gujarati, Hindi, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Latvian, Lithuanian, Madrasi, Polish, Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Slovak, Spanish, Turkish, Urdu, and Yiddish

A few of the artists are: BernHard, Kollewitz, Erler, Reupke, Erdt, Nevinson, R. Baden Powell, Theo Matyko, Haskell Coffin, Norman Lindsay, etc.

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Restrictions on Access

This collection is located on-site.

This collection has no restrictions.

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); Frankenhuis posters collection; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

Related Materials

See also: World War I Poster Collection & Hazard Collection

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Processed BRC 03/06/74.

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"
Advertisements Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Maps Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Posters Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Proclamations Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
American National Red Cross Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Artists Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Germany -- History -- Revolution, 1918 -- Posters Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Illustrators Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Kollewitz, Kathe, 1867-1945 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Lindsay, Norman Alfred, 1879- Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Nevinson, Christopher Richard Lynne, 1889- Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Pacifism Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Posters, American Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Posters, Australian Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Posters, Austrian Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Posters, Belgian Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Posters, British Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Posters, Bulgarian Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Posters, Canadian Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Posters, Czech Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Posters, Dutch Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Posters, East Indian Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Posters, Estonian Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Posters, Finnish Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Posters, French Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Posters, German Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Posters, Hungarian Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Posters, Italian Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Posters, Japanese Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Posters, Latvian Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Posters, Lithuanian Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Posters, Polish Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Posters, Romanian Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Posters, Russian Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Posters, South African Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Posters, Spanish Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Posters, Turkish Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Posters, Yiddish Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Propaganda, American Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Propaganda, British Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Propaganda, French Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Propaganda, German Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Raemaekers, Louis, 1869-1956 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Red Cross and Red Crescent Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
United States. Army -- : Recruiting, enlistment, etc -- : World War, 1914-1918 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
War posters Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
World War, 1914-1918 -- Economic aspects Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
World War, 1914-1918 -- Equipment and supplies Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
World War, 1914-1918 -- Finance Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
World War, 1914-1918 -- Food supply Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
World War, 1914-1918 -- Posters Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
World War, 1914-1918 -- Propaganda Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
World War, 1914-1918 -- War work Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
World War, 1914-1918 -- Women Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID