World War One poster collection (Accession No. 1900.237-WWI)
This collection of recruitment, Victory bond, and Canada Food Board posters provide examples of British propaganda created during the First World War. All totalled, there are 75 posters and 4 pamphlets in this collection. Many other posters, created by both the Canadian and British governments, are not part of this collection but may be viewed on web sites such as firstworldwar.com and the Canadian War Museum.
Original records are held at and available through the Esther Clark Wright Archives.
** The Finding Aid gives a full description of these records.
A Finding Aid is a tool created to help you decide if holdings in the Archives will assist your research. It is useful to read through so that you do not spend time looking at irrelevant materials. Finding Aids featured here provide context for and direct links to digital reproductions contained in the Digital Collections.
View our powerpoint presentation on How to use a Finding Aid.
For more information about this collection, please contact:
Vaughan Memorial Library
Office 218, Level B1