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Australia calls : and never yet has she called in vain
Bib ID 6453911
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline [still image, text, sheet]
Online Versions
Printer [Australia] : States Studio, [1917]
Description [Sydney?] : N.S.W. Ad. Men's Institute, [1917] 
©1917 
1 poster : black and white ; 64 x 52 cm 
Summary

Advertisement encouraging the public to subcribe to the fifth liberty loan in 1917. Features image of a classically dressed female figure holding an Australian flag aloft and with "Australia" written on her head covering. She holds a large shield, edged like a coin, on which the details of the liberty loan appears. Below the woman appears soldiers with rifles and bayonets on a battlefield, with explosions and smoke wafting into the distance. "Authorised by the Commonwealth Treasurer" appears at the foot of the message along with "No. 57. This advertisement is one of a series prepared by members of the N.S.W. Ad. Men's Institute."

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Caption title.

National Library of Australia's copy mounted on tissue paper. Original print 61 x 49 cm.

Also available electronically via the Imperial War Museum. Address as at 9 April 2014: http://www.iwm.org.uk/collections/item/object/30043

PIC Poster Drawer 91 copy Also available online https://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-2625640433

Subjects World War, 1914-1918 -- Finance -- Australia -- Posters.  |  World War, 1914-1918 -- Economic aspects -- Australia -- Posters.  |  World War, 1914-1918 -- Posters.  |  Loans -- Australia -- Posters.  |  War posters -- Australia.  |  War posters, Australian.  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Smith and Julius Studios (Sydney, N.S.W.), lithographer  |  N.S.W. Ad. Men's Institute  |  Australia. Treasury
Also Titled

Liberty loan

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