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World War I: Propaganda

The frame for the unit is M.A.I.N.: Militarism, Alliances, Imperialism, Nationalism (causes of WWI). WWI poetry is included.

US Propaganda for Liberty Bonds

"'Come On!' American World War I Liberty Loan poster.

WORLD WAR I: U.S. POSTER. - 'Come On!' American World War I Liberty Loan Poster.. Fine Art. Encyclopædia Britannica Image Quest. Web. 14 Nov 2011

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Assessing Posters

When looking at a WWI propaganda poster, remember that posters
    • convince people to do an action to benefit their country.
    • need to spur people to contribute to the war effort despite economic hardship.
Why did the tone of posters change from upbeat to gloomy?
World War I Almanac by John and Sara Pendergast, Chapter 5 ©2002