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Careless talk broadside urging people not to spread rumors or use hate speech

Object | Accession Number: 2015.266.1

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    Overview

    Brief Narrative
    US wartime poster asking Americans not to be influenced by Nazi propaganda encouraging them to spread hateful rumors about blacks, Jews, or Brits.
    Title
    WARNING -- An Alert to all Rumor-Wardens
    Date
    publication/distribution:  approximately 1942
    Geography
    publication: United States
    Credit Line
    United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection. The acquisition of this collection was made possible by the Crown Family.
    Markings
    front, black ink : WARNING / -- An Alert to all Rumor-Wardens / Three cancerous campaigns launched by the Nazi propaganda machine are currently making headway in this country / THEY SHOULD BE STAMPED OUT AT ONCE
    Contributor
    Author: Young & Rubicam, Inc.

    Physical Details

    Language
    English
    Classification
    Posters
    Category
    War propaganda
    Physical Description
    White paper poster with 3 three columns of text and illustrations in black ink.
    Dimensions
    overall: Height: 14.000 inches (35.56 cm) | Width: 11.000 inches (27.94 cm)
    Materials
    overall : paper, ink

    Rights & Restrictions

    Conditions on Access
    No restrictions on access
    Conditions on Use
    No restrictions on use

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    Administrative Notes

    Provenance
    The poster was acquired by the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2015.
    Funding Note
    The acquisition of this artifact was made possible by the Crown Family.
    Record last modified:
    2022-07-28 20:13:42
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