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French World War I Posters

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  1. Pour la France versez votre or
    Image | 1915

    A German soldier is forced to his knees by an enormous French coin bearing a French coq.
  2. Faisons tous notre devoir
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    On the left side of the poster a soldier stands on a battlefield. On the right side, a couple gives money to the war effort.
  3. On les aura!
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    French soldier runs forward with his arm raised, looking back over his shoulder.
  4. Emprunt de la Défense Nationale
    Image | 1915

    A mother and her children watch a soldier wave as he heads off to war.
  5. Le Cardinal Mercier protege la Belgique
    Image | 1916

    A cardinal in full regalia stands in front of a huddled crowd.
  6. Journée du Puy de Dome. Paquetage du Soldat 23 Janvier 1916
    Image | 1916

    Two young people carry a package through the snow.
  7. Journée de l'Herault 15 Octobre 1916
    Image | 1916

    Bacchus sits on top of a wine cask and threatens a German soldier with a flower. The German soldier spills beer out of a stein, while a French soldier behind the cask holds a glass of wine. A fox runs under the German’s boot.
  8. Le retour au foyer
    Image | 1917

    Two wide-eyed children, a girl and a boy holding a cat, stand in front of a ruined home.
  9. No title [Image of Lafayette and Uncle Sam]
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    A statue of Lafayette mounted on a horse reaches down and clasps hands with Uncle Sam.
  10. L'emprunt de la Libération
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    Kaiser Wilhelm II walks with bowed head and broken sword. Behind him, the flags of the allied nations press him forward.
  11. Pour le dernier quart d’heure…aidez-moi!..
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    French soldiers march across a cratered field as officers watch.
  12. Pour la Patrie
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    Algerians and Tunisians on horseback charge into battle.
  13. Liberté
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    A French soldier prepares to plant a tattered flag reading “Liberté” into Europe on a large globe.
  14. Pour la liberté du monde
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    The Statue of Liberty appears over a watery horizon.
  15. Souscrire, c’est hater son retour avec la Victoire
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    An Algerian soldier hugs his wife in front of an open_file-air marketplace. His child, towing a toy cannon, holds on to the mother’s hand and looks up at him.
  16. Pour que vos enfants ne connaissent plus les horreurs de la guerre
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    A mother carries her child to bed. Above the bed is a photo of the father, a soldier.
  17. Pour le Drapeau! Pour la Victoire!
    Image | 1917

    A crowned woman holds a French flag and a sword above her head. A legion of soldiers is lined up behind her, and olive branches litter the ground at her feet.
  18. Pour la France qui combat! Pour celle qui chaque jour grandit
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    A soldier holds up a young child in his arms, while a mother nurses her infant in the background.
  19. Pour le triomphe souscrivez a l'Emprunt National
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    Thousands of French soldiers march beneath the Arc d'Triomphe as a ghost army from the past wars descend from the sky and the spirit of victory urges them on.
  20. Emprunt Française
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    The insignia for all of the French provinces form the border of this poster, while the French coq stands under the text.
  21. L'emprunt des "Derniéres Cartouches"
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    A man and young girl hand munitions to a soldier as he watches the enemy retreat.
  22. Republique Française 3e Emprunt de la Défense Nationale
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    The spirit of France stands on top of a globe above a sea of flags.
  23. 3e Emprunt de la Défense Nationale
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    An image of an elderly couple counting money.
  24. French liberation loan. Marne Sept. 1914 - July 1918.
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    A design with American and British flags and a fasces tied with a tri-color bow decorates the top of this poster.
  25. Pour la victoire
    Image | 1916

    A banner across the top of the poster features the French coq.
  26. Ils combattent: Souscrivons
    Image | 1918

    Allied soldiers raise their respective flags high and march forward as the sun rises behind them. Tanks and airplanes also advance in the background.
  27. Souscrivez au 4e Emprunt National
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    A naked French soldier armed with a sword defends the French flag against the German eagle.
  28. Souscrivez au IVéme Emprunt et le drapeau tricolore à Strasbourg
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    Three French soldiers sit on a hillside under a tree, looking over the countryside below to a towering Strasbourg Cathedral on the horizon, with the French flag flying.
  29. Pour que la France soit victorieuse!
    Image | 1918

    The French coq faces off against the German eagle.
  30. Souscrivez pour la victoire
    Image | 1916

    Winged Victory, carrying the French flag, leads the allied forces, floating on top of clouds, over a field of defeated Central Powers soldiers and weaponry.
  31. Pour achèver la Croisade du droit souscrivez!
    Image | 1918

    Allied troops on horseback advance on the battlefield.
  32. Souscrivez pour la victoire et pour le triomphe de la liberté
    Image | 1918

    An image of victory wielding a sword appears above a field of advancing Allied soldiers, urging them to battle. Three soldiers dominate the foreground.
  33. Emprunt de la Libération
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    A French soldier holds a rifle and a helmet, while next to him a Scottish soldier in a kilt grasps a grenade.
  34. Compagnie Algérienne
    Image | 1918

    A warrior in flowing white robes rides on the back of a black stallion.
  35. Pour le suprême effort
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    A French soldier strangles the German Eagle.
  36. Pour le retour
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    African mothers and children wave as a ship enters the harbor.
  37. Comptoir National d’Escompte de Paris
    Image | 1918

    Two French women gaze into the distance, one waves her hand.
  38. 4e Emprunt National
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    A French soldier steps out of a trench.
  39. 4e Emprunt de la Défense Nationale
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    A drummer-boy leads a ragged group of soldiers forward.
  40. Souscrivez a l'Emprunt de la Libération
    Image | 1918

    A tank crests over the top of a trench.