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Administration Building
This reproduction print was issued as part of a Sunday supplement series by the St. Louis Globe-Democrat in 1904 to highlight the Louisiana Purchase Exposition., Original measures 40 x 24 cm., "Suppl. to St. Louis Globe-Democrat, Mar. 13, 1904.", "Size, 119 x 325 Feet ... Cost, $250,000.00."
Air raids
[543], Wt. 9854-34 G. H., Text: In the event of a raid alarm by Maroon the Head Messenger should immediately blow his whistle and then proceed to close the hall door and unlock the exits in the basement. He should remain on duty in the front hall and endeavour to prevent any member of the staff leaving the building whilst the raid is in progress., MU: Broadside is encapsulated., Broadside giving instructions for to be taken following a Maroon alarm. A maroon is an exploding firework that creates a loud bang to act as a signal or warning. In the First World War, they were used in London to warn of imminent air raids. (Book Drum web site notes on Rebecca by Daphne du Maurier.)
Air raids
[16303], Wt. 9639/33 G. A. 100. 6/18, Text: In the event of alarm by Maroon the staff of this building must go to the basement., MU: Broadside is encapsulated., Broadside giving instructions for to be taken following a Maroon alarm. A maroon is an exploding firework that creates a loud bang to act as a signal or warning. In the First World War, they were used in London to warn of imminent air raids. (Book Drum web site notes on Rebecca by Daphne du Maurier.)
All in the day's work
U.S. Marines recruitment poster showing recruits engaged in various activities at a Marine Corps training camp., MU: Poster mounted on canvas.
Answer the Red Cross Christmas roll call
American Red Cross campaign poster showing a winter scene with snow covered house and trees., "Committee on Public Information, Division of Pictorial Publicity."
Arbeiter! Parteigenossen!
Printed on red paper with black text., Additional text announces dates and places for meetings., Referent: Genosse Emil Barth., J.A. : Franz Büchel. Paul Neuendorf.
Arbeiter! Soldaten!
Additional text announces the place and dates for meetings to choose delegates., Printed on red paper with black text.
Arrêté interdisant la vente et la consommation de l'alcool dans la Zone des Armées
Translation of title: Order prohibiting the sale and consumption of alcohol in the Zone of the Armies., Au Quartier Général, le 8 mai 1918, le Général Directeur des Etapes., At top of sheet: République Franc̦aise., 64.736 .
Arrêté réglementant la vente au détail des spiritueux à consommer sur place et à emporter
Translation of title: Law regulating the retail sale of liquor for consumption on and off the premises., At top of poster: République Franc̦aise, liberté--égalité --fraternité, Préfecture de Police, 1re Division-1er Bureau., Le Préfet de Police, L. Hudelo., Paris, le 28 Juin 1917., 2353-17., MU: Poster mounted on canvas and encapsulated. Stamped on back: University of Missouri Library, Oct. 30, 1947.
Arrêté réglementant la consommation des denrées alimentaires dans les etablissements ouverts au public
At top of sheet: République Franc̦aise, Préfecture de la Gironde., Translation of title: Law regulating the consumption of foodstuffs in establishments open to the public., Fait à Bordeaux, le 13 février 1917: Le Préfet: Olivier Bascou., 59.524., MU: Poster mounted on canvas and encapsulated. Stamped on back: University of Missouri Library, Oct. 2, 1947.
Artistic views of the Louisiana Purchase Exposition, St. Louis, 1904
This reproduction print was issued as part of a Sunday supplement series by the St. Louis Globe-Democrat in 1904 to highlight the Louisiana Purchase Exposition., Original measures 27 x 38 cm., "Suppl. to St. Louis Globe-Democrat, Aug. 21, 1904."
Artistic views of the Louisiana Purchase Exposition, St. Louis, 1904
This reproduction print was issued as part of a Sunday supplement series by the St. Louis Globe-Democrat in 1904 to highlight the Louisiana Purchase Exposition., Original measures 27 x 38 cm., "Suppl. to St. Louis Globe-Democrat, Sept. 25, 1904."
Artistic views of the Louisiana Purchase Exposition, St. Louis, 1904
This reproduction print was issued as part of a Sunday supplement series by the St. Louis Globe-Democrat in 1904 to highlight the Louisiana Purchase Exposition., Original measures 27 x 38 cm., "Suppl. to St. Louis Globe-Democrat, Aug. 28, 1904."
Artistic views of the Louisiana Purchase Exposition, St. Louis, 1904
This reproduction print was issued as part of a Sunday supplement series by the St. Louis Globe-Democrat in 1904 to highlight the Louisiana Purchase Exposition., Original measures 27 x 38 cm., "Suppl. to St. Louis Globe-Democrat, Sept. 4, 1904."
Artistic views of the Louisiana Purchase Exposition, St. Louis, 1904
This reproduction print was issued as part of a Sunday supplement series by the St. Louis Globe-Democrat in 1904 to highlight the Louisiana Purchase Exposition., Original measures 27 x 38 cm., "Suppl. to St. Louis Globe-Democrat, Aug. 14, 1904."
Artistic views of the Louisiana Purchase Exposition, St. Louis, 1904
This reproduction print was issued as part of a Sunday supplement series by the St. Louis Globe-Democrat in 1904 to highlight the Louisiana Purchase Exposition., Original measures 27 x 38 cm., "Suppl. to St. Louis Globe-Democrat, Sept. 18, 1904."
Asia via Honolulu, from San Francisco to the Orient
Pacific Mail S.S. Co. managing operators for United States Shipping Board: inquire here., Poster showing painting of a Geisha holding an open umbrella and a fan on an orange background.
Aufforderung durch Aufruhr, Plünderungen
Additional text is urging people against civil unrest.
Aufruf des Kaisers an das deutsche Folk
Additional text is a plea to come to the donate to the war effort., Berlin, den 6 august 1914., MU: Item mounted on linen.
Avenge December 7
Poster showing, in a somber graphic design, a sailor clenching his fist looming above the image of a sinking naval ship.
Be a volunteer
Text solicits subscribers for fourth liberty loan bonds. Includes a small illustration depicting a soldier with bayonet ready to strike an enemy soldier, with the sun setting in the background. At the bottom is a list of names of the Fourth Liberty Loan Organization Executive Committee members.
Bekanntmachung betreffend die Aufstellung der Wählerlisten für die Wahlen zur Nationalversammlung
Red sheet with black text., Tgb. Nr. 570 Wahl 18., Berlin, den 19. November 1918., Additional text is announcing the elections for the national assembly.
Berordnung über Kartoffelhöchstpreise im Kleinhandel
Red sheet with black text., Berlin, den 2. November 1915., Additional text is announcing the prices for potatoes and other vegetables.
Boys and girls!
Poster showing Uncle Sam with a girl and boy., "Form A-50.", "W.S.S. War Savings Stamps issued by the United States Government."
British Pavilion
This reproduction print was issued as part of a Sunday supplement series by the St. Louis Globe-Democrat in 1904 to highlight the Louisiana Purchase Exposition., Original measures 40 x 24 cm., "Suppl. to St. Louis Globe-Democrat, May 8, 1904.", "Reproduction of the Orangery, Kensington Gardens, London ... Banquet Hall of Kensington Palace."
Building or repairing?
Graphic design links photos of home repair and construction to price guidelines., "INF-P2836 (6-46)."

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