Item: It's for the Boy, Father! poster, 1918

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Record Number: 11503
Address: Philadelphia, PA United States
Date of Original: circa 1918
Original Format: Prints
Image description: A Liberty Loan poster depicting an American mother showing William Penn a Liberty Bond pamphlet while Penn reaches into his pocket for money. In the background, Independence Hall shows through a window. Poster text describes how Philadelphians in the past, like Penn and Benjamin Franklin, have "set an example of patriotism and liberality in time of financial appeal." Published by the Liberty Loan Committee, Third Federal Reserve District, Philadelphia.