World War I

  • Souscrivez emprunt a Lots

    Souscrivez emprunt a Lots

    August 23, 2013

    Poster for funding purposes in the context of reconstruction proceedings after World War I. Image: A female figure holding a wallet and money. In the background construction workers and ruined houses.

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  • Remember Belgium. Enlist to-day

    Remember Belgium. Enlist to-day

    August 23, 2013

    First World War recruiting poster. Image: In the foreground an armed soldier is depicted, in the background burning houses, a fleeing woman with child, and other soldiers.

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  • Pax

    Pax

    August 23, 2013

    Page from a Dutch magazine with a cartoon about the ‘neutrality’ of the United States during World War I. Image: President Wilson with wings on his back, a palm branch in his right hand, and in his left hand a peace dove. Next to him there is a Bird Cage with opened door marked “PAX”.

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  • Dictaat aan de neutralen

    Dictaat aan de neutralen

    August 23, 2013

    Page from a Dutch magazine with a cartoon about the ‘neutrality’ of the United States during World War I. Image: The upper part shows president Wilson shaking hands with a [German] peasant while he secretly takes a weapon from another Wilson figure. The other part shows president Wilson with a steaming bowl of food. In the background figures from […]

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  • De Majesteit der Trust van Wallstreet

    De Majesteit der Trust van Wallstreet

    August 23, 2013

    A page from a Dutch magazine with a cartoon about the relation between government and business, in this case the relation between president Woodrow Wilson and the American Steel Trust. Image: The Steel Trust is depicted as a large thick, yellow figure that almost crushes the president who is portrayed as a humble gaunt figure. More cartoons on Woodrow […]

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  • Aandacht wordt verzocht!

    Aandacht wordt verzocht!

    August 16, 2013

    Page from a Dutch magazine with a cartoon depicting Woodrow Wilson, president of the United States of America during World War I, as a bomb. More cartoons on Woodrow Wilson »

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  • Uncle Sam needs money

    Uncle Sam needs money as well as men

    August 16, 2013

    Fundraising poster promoting the Liberty Loan Partial Payment Plan of the United States. Image: Blue, red and white poster depicting a monumental Uncle Sam seated and pondering, surrounded by small figures. At the left citizens offering him money. At the right military personnel. In the background smoking factories.

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  • Wilson gewapend (Wilson armed)

    Wilson gewapend

    August 16, 2013

    Cartoon from a Dutch magazine on Woodrow Wilson Image: Wilson dressed like an idian with dollars and the American flag. A red colored (blood) background depicting an angel on a gallows and a fat executioner. More cartoons on Woodrow Wilson »

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  • Alois Derso and Emery Kelen

    Guignol à Lausanne. Derso et Kelèn. (24)

    August 16, 2013Read more
  • Guignol à Lausanne. Derso et Kelèn.

    Guignol à Lausanne. Derso et Kelèn. (25)

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