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Beat back the Hun with Liberty Bonds

From the New York State Museum: "This poster was among the first created by the Division of Pictorial Publicity and was one of ten selected by the Liberty Loan Committee—most of which depicted the supposed savagery of the German soldiers. British propagandists inundated Americans with tales of German atrocities. While some American journalists did challenge the extent of the British accounts, the stories helped turn American public opinion against the Germans by 1917."

Beat back the Hun with Liberty Bonds promotional poster. It depicts a German solider with a bloody bayonet and a helmet looking over the edge of a trench. He has piercing, green eyes.
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Strothmann, Frederick. Beat Back the Hun with Liberty Bonds. Poster. New York City: New York State Library Manuscripts and Special Collections, 1918.

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