I want you for the U.S. ARMY

Dublin Core

Creator

Flagg, James Montgomery

Subject

Propaganda, Recruiting

Description

Iconic illustration of Uncle Sam that was first issued in 1917. The poster was so popular that it was reissued in 1941.

Language

English

Rights

NO COPYRIGHT - UNITED STATES The organization that has made the Item available believes that the Item is in the Public Domain under the laws of the United States, but a determination was not made as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. The Item may not be in the Public Domain under the laws of other countries. Please refer to the organization that has made the Item available for more information.

Type

propaganda poster

Date Issued

1917

Access Rights

Published prior to 1923: Public Domain

Extent

29" x 39 1/2"

Medium

chromolithograph on paper

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

chromolithograph on paper

Physical Dimensions

29" x 39.5"

Files

UncleSamArmy.jpg

Collection

Citation

Flagg, James Montgomery, “I want you for the U.S. ARMY,” YVL Digital Collections, accessed September 16, 2021, https://yvl.omeka.net/items/show/618.