1918. Poster by┬áVincent Lynel. “‘Ammunition!’ And remember–Bonds buy Bullets!’ A soldier operating a machine gun holds a hand out towards the viewer. The captions encourage Americans to buy Liberty Bonds, used by the American government to fund World War I.”

From the Library Company of Philadelphia.


1896. Print by Alphonse Mucha. “La dame aux camelias–Sarah Bernhardt Theatre de la Renaissance. Poster showing Sarah Bernhardt as Camille, full-length, against a background of silver stars, with a hand at lower left holding a branch of camellia blossoms.”

From the Library of Congress.