The Spirit of Woman-Power

Title

The Spirit of Woman-Power

Subject

Communication Artifacts ; Advertising Media ; Poster

Description

Poster showing a woman beating a drum leading a group of women into war work. Text: "'The spirit of woman-power' -- Women -- Serve your country where you can -- Register April 27-May 4 -- Woman's Committee of Council of National Defense Michigan Division". Poster is reminiscent of of the 1875 painting "The Spirit of '76" by Willard.

Creator

Honoré, Paul (1885-1956)

Source

Emil A. Blackmore Museum Collection (Poster ID: 347)

Date

1917

Rights

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Format

30 x 40 in. ; linen-backed

Language

eng

Type

still image

Identifier

347

Coverage

World War I, 1914-1918 ; United States (nation)

Collection

Citation

Honoré, Paul (1885-1956), “The Spirit of Woman-Power,” The Emil A. Blackmore Museum, accessed July 3, 2022, https://legionmuseum.omeka.net/items/show/173.

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