Finding Aid to Second World War posters pertaining to various European countries, circa 1939-circa 1945

Bancroft Library staff
World War Poster Collection processing and cataloging funded by a bequest of Lt. Col. Edward A. Hoffman. Digitization of this collection was funded by the California Digital Library.
The Bancroft Library
University of California, Berkeley
Berkeley, CA 94720-6000
Phone: (510) 642-6481
Fax: (510) 642-7589
Email: bancref@library.berkeley.edu
URL: http://bancroft.berkeley.edu/
© 2010
The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Finding Aid to Second World War posters pertaining to various European countries, circa 1939-circa 1945

Collection number: BANC PIC 2005.176

The Bancroft Library

University of California, Berkeley
Berkeley, CA 94720-6000
Phone: (510) 642-6481
Fax: (510) 642-7589
Email: bancref@library.berkeley.edu
URL: http://bancroft.berkeley.edu/
World War Poster Collection processing and cataloging funded by a bequest of Lt. Col. Edward A. Hoffman. Digitization of this collection was funded by the California Digital Library.
Finding Aid Author(s):
Bancroft Library staff
Date Completed:
February 2010
Finding Aid Encoded By:
GenX
© 2012 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Collection Summary

Collection Title: Second World War posters pertaining to various European countries
Date (inclusive): circa 1939-circa 1945
Collection Number: BANC PIC 2005.176
Extent: circa 25-50 items 20 digital objects
Repository: The Bancroft Library.
University of California, Berkeley
Berkeley, CA 94720-6000
Phone: (510) 642-6481
Fax: (510) 642-7589
Email: bancref@library.berkeley.edu
URL: http://bancroft.berkeley.edu/
Abstract: Includes posters relating to the war efforts of Poland, Czechoslovakia, Belgium, Norway, Denmark, and Greece.
Languages Represented: Collection materials are in English
Physical Location: Many of the Bancroft Library collections are stored offsite and advance notice may be required for use. For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the library's online catalog.

Information for Researchers

Access Information

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

Materials in this collection may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of University of California gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owner. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.
All requests to reproduce, publish, quote from, or otherwise use collection materials must be submitted in writing to the Head of Public Services, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley 94720-6000. See: http://bancroft.berkeley.edu/reference/permissions.html .
Restrictions also apply to digital representations of the original materials. Use of digital files is restricted to research and educational purposes.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Second World War posters pertaining to various European countries, BANC PIC 2005.176, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog
War posters
World War, 1939-1945--Europe.
Posters


Container Listing

 

Wanted in Prague 1939-1945 BANC PIC 2005.176:001--D

Physical Description: 1 print (poster)
Dimensions: 61 x 41 cm

Additional Note

Stamped on recto: Czechoslovak Information Service 1790 Broadway N.Y. N.Y. : on verso: "Czechoslovk Inform. Service, N.Y."

Additional Note

Another copy available online from the University of Minnesota Digital Library Services: http://digital.lib.umn.edu/IMAGES/reference/mswp/msp02959.jpg

Indexing Terms

Czechoslovakia
Propaganda (Anti-German, Anti-Japanese, Anti-Italian)
World War, 1939-1945--United States--Posters

 

V ... -- free Czechoslovakia 1939-1945 BANC PIC 2005.176:002--D

Physical Description: 1 print (poster)
Dimensions: 61 x 45 cm

Additional Note

Stamped on recto: Czechoslovak Information Service 1790 Broadway N.Y. N.Y. : on verso: "Czechoslovk Inform. Service, N.Y."

Additional Note

Another copy available online from the University of Minnesota Digital Library Services: http://digital.lib.umn.edu/IMAGES/reference/mswp/mpw00459.jpg

Indexing Terms

Czechoslovakia
Propaganda (Anti-German, Anti-Japanese, Anti-Italian)
World War, 1939-1945--United States--Posters

 

Appeasement : Czechoslovakia will live again 1939-1945 BANC PIC 2005.176:003--F

Creator/Collector: [Czechoslovak Information Service]
Physical Description: 1 print (poster)
Dimensions: 82 x 61 cm

Additional Note

Stamped on recto: Czechoslovak Information Service 1790 Broadway N.Y. N.Y. : on verso: "Czechoslovk Inform. Service, N.Y."

Additional Note

Another copy available online from the University of Minnesota Digital Library Services: http://digital.lib.umn.edu/IMAGES/reference/mswp/mpw00466.jpg

Indexing Terms

Czechoslovakia
Propaganda (Anti-German, Anti-Japanese, Anti-Italian)
World War, 1939-1945--United States--Posters

 

Czechoslovakia : carry on 1939-1945 BANC PIC 2005.176:004--F

Creator/Collector: [Czechoslovak Information Service]
Physical Description: 1 print (poster)
Dimensions: 82 x 61 cm

Additional Note

Stamped on recto: Czechoslovak Information Service 1790 Broadway N.Y. N.Y. : on verso: "Czechoslovk Inform. Service, N.Y."

Additional Note

Another copy available online from the University of Minnesota Digital Library Services: http://digital.lib.umn.edu/IMAGES/reference/mswp/mpw00465.jpg

Indexing Terms

Czechoslovakia
Propaganda (Anti-German, Anti-Japanese, Anti-Italian)
World War, 1939-1945--United States--Posters

 

Poland : first to fight 1939-1945 BANC PIC 2005.176:005--D

Creator/Collector: Zulawski, Marek
Physical Description: 1 print (poster)
Dimensions: 74 x 50 cm

Additional Note

Another copy available online from the University of Minnesota Digital Library Services: http://digital.lib.umn.edu/IMAGES/reference/mswp/msp03103.jpg

Indexing Terms

Poland
Propaganda (Anti-German, Anti-Japanese, Anti-Italian)
World War, 1939-1945--United States--Posters

 

Poland : first to fight 1939-1945 BANC PIC 2005.176:006--B

Creator/Collector: Unknown
Physical Description: 1 print (poster)
Dimensions: 40 x 31 cm

Additional Note

Another copy available online from the University of Minnesota Digital Library Services: http://digital.lib.umn.edu/IMAGES/reference/mswp/msp03098.jpg

Indexing Terms

Poland
Propaganda (Anti-German, Anti-Japanese, Anti-Italian)
World War, 1939-1945--United States--Posters

 

Greece: Hellas 1939-1945 BANC PIC 2005.176:007--F

Physical Description: 1 print (poster)
Dimensions: 83 x 64 cm

Additional Note

Greek Office of Information, 2100 Massachusetts Avenue, Washington, D.C.

Indexing Terms

Greece
Propaganda (Anti-German, Anti-Japanese, Anti-Italian)
World War, 1939-1945--United States--Posters

 

Greece : fights on 1942 BANC PIC 2005.176:008--F

Creator/Collector: Kauffer, E. McKnight
Physical Description: 1 print (poster)
Dimensions: 82 x 62 cm

Additional Note

Greek Office of Information, Washington, D.C.

Additional Note

Another copy available online from the University of Minnesota Digital Library Services: http://digital.lib.umn.edu/IMAGES/reference/mswp/mpw00442.jpg

Indexing Terms

Ethnic groups
Greece
Propaganda (Anti-German, Anti-Japanese, Anti-Italian)
World War, 1939-1945--United States--Posters

 

Belgium Resists 1939-1945 BANC PIC 2005.176:009--D

Creator/Collector: R.O.
Physical Description: 1 print (poster)
Dimensions: 77 x 55 cm

Indexing Terms

Belgium
Propaganda (Anti-German, Anti-Japanese, Anti-Italian)
World War, 1939-1945--United States--Posters

 

Belgium Fights On 1939-1945 BANC PIC 2005.176:010--D

Creator/Collector: Sturbelle, R. Belgian Information Center
Physical Description: 1 print (poster)
Dimensions: 63 x 47 cm

Additional Note

Another copy available online from the University of Minnesota Digital Library Services: http://digital.lib.umn.edu/IMAGES/reference/mswp/mpw00461.jpg

Indexing Terms

Belgium
Propaganda (Anti-German, Anti-Japanese, Anti-Italian)
World War, 1939-1945--United States--Posters

 

Belgium Fights On 1939-1945 BANC PIC 2005.176:011--D

Creator/Collector: R.O.
Physical Description: 1 print (poster)
Dimensions: 76 x 54 cm

Additional Note

on verso: "I other [Common] Western Belgium"

Indexing Terms

Alliances
Belgium
Propaganda (Anti-German, Anti-Japanese, Anti-Italian)
World War, 1939-1945--United States--Posters

 

Belgium sails for victory 1939-1945 BANC PIC 2005.176:012--D

Creator/Collector: Belgian Information Center Heudferie, Lette L.
Physical Description: 1 print (poster)
Dimensions: 74 x 55 cm

Indexing Terms

Belgium
Propaganda (Anti-German, Anti-Japanese, Anti-Italian)
World War, 1939-1945--United States--Posters

 

Sabotage : in Norway : plagues the Nazis! : concentration camps cannot crush the Norwegian underground. 1939-1945 BANC PIC 2005.176:013--C

Physical Description: 1 print (poster)
Dimensions: 57 x 45 cm

Additional Note

Another copy available online from the University of Minnesota Digital Library Services: http://digital.lib.umn.edu/IMAGES/reference/mswp/mpw00455.jpg

Indexing Terms

Espionage
Norway
Propaganda
World War, 1939-1945--United States--Posters

 

Norway fights! : on land -- on sea in the air 1939-1945 BANC PIC 2005.176:014--C

Physical Description: 1 print (poster)
Dimensions: 57 x 45 cm

Additional Note

Another copy available online from the University of Minnesota Digital Library Services: http://digital.lib.umn.edu/IMAGES/reference/mswp/mpw00454.jpg

Indexing Terms

Norway. Armed Forces
Patriotism
Propaganda (Anti-German, Anti-Japanese, Anti-Italian)
World War, 1939-1945--United States--Posters

 

Norwegian sailors : on the seven seas : "worth far more than one million men, to the United Nations," said -- Admiral Land 1939-1945 BANC PIC 2005.176:015--C

Physical Description: 1 print (poster)
Dimensions: 57 x 46 cm

Additional Note

Another copy available online from the University of Minnesota Digital Library Services: http://digital.lib.umn.edu/IMAGES/reference/mswp/mpw00456.jpg

Indexing Terms

Norway. Marinen [Navy]
Propaganda (Anti-German, Anti-Japanese, Anti-Italian)
United Nations
World War, 1939-1945--United States--Posters

 

Norway Resists on the home front: "Vi Vil Vinne" We will win!" 1939-1945 BANC PIC 2005.176:016--C

Physical Description: 1 print (poster)
Dimensions: 57 x 45 cm

Indexing Terms

Norway
Patriotism
Propaganda (Anti-German, Anti-Japanese, Anti-Italian)
World War, 1939-1945--United States--Posters

 

Norway ... -- : a fighting ally! 1943 BANC PIC 2005.176:017--D

Creator/Collector: Irwin
Physical Description: 1 print (poster)
Dimensions: 63 x 46 cm

Additional Note

"Copyright 1943, Royal Norwegian Information Service -- Printed in U. S. A.": Norske informasjonstjeneste i Amerika

Additional Note

Another copy available online from the University of Minnesota Digital Library Services: http://digital.lib.umn.edu/IMAGES/reference/mswp/msp02956.jpg

Indexing Terms

Norway
Propaganda (Anti-German, Anti-Japanese, Anti-Italian)
World War, 1939-1945--United States--Posters

 

Denmark : unconquered, though captive 1939-1945 BANC PIC 2005.176:018--D

Creator/Collector: Atherton, John, 1900-1952
Physical Description: 1 print (poster)
Dimensions: 81 x 51 cm

Additional Note

Another copy available online from the University of Minnesota Digital Library Services: http://digital.lib.umn.edu/IMAGES/reference/mswp/mpw00464.jpg

Indexing Terms

Denmark
Propaganda (Anti-German, Anti-Japanese, Anti-Italian)
World War, 1939-1945--United States--Posters

 

5000 Danish seamen sailing for United Nations on 800,000 tons of Danish ships 1939-1945 BANC PIC 2005.176:019--F

Creator/Collector: Dahl-Wolfe, Louise
Physical Description: 1 print (poster)
Dimensions: 81 x 61 cm

Additional Note

Another copy available online from the University of Minnesota Digital Library Services: http://digital.lib.umn.edu/IMAGES/reference/mswp/mpw00463.jpg

Indexing Terms

Denmark
Propaganda (Anti-German, Anti-Japanese, Anti-Italian)
United Nations
World War, 1939-1945--United States--Posters

 

500 Danish seamen sailing for United Nations 1939-1945 BANC PIC 2005.176:020--F

Creator/Collector: Dahl-Wolfe, Louise
Physical Description: 1 print (poster)
Dimensions: 81 x 61 cm

Indexing Terms

Denmark
Propaganda (Anti-German, Anti-Japanese, Anti-Italian)
United Nations
World War, 1939-1945--United States--Posters