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Give more good books to our men in the armed services
Give more good books to our men in the armed services
Resource Typeimage
TitleGive more good books to our men in the armed services
Coverage / Year1943
DescriptionPoster, color, 12 x 19 in.
InterpretationThe Victory Book Campaign, from 1942 to 1943, was the combined effort of the United Service Organizations (USO), the Red Cross, and the American Library Association. A national total of 18, 449, 974 books were donated by the public, collected by libraries and sent to military camps for soldiers. Illinoisans alone contribute over three million books to the campaign.
Lesson Plans / ThemesWorld War II
Learning Standards16 History; 14 Political systems
Author or CreatorAmerican Library Association (?)
Subject / KeywordsWorld War II; War posters, American; World War, 1939-1945--United States; Books; Reading
Collection PublisherIllinois State Library
Further InformationFor any further information related to this record, please contact the Collection Publisher. See http://images.library.uiuc.edu/projects/tdc for more information about this project.
Rights Management Statementhttp://images.library.uiuc.edu/projects/tdc/conditions.htm
Resource Identifierww20020p
CONTENTdm file name7181316942002_ww20020p.jpg
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