Canadiens Francais -- Venez avec dans le 150ième batallion C.M.R.

Title

Canadiens Francais -- Venez avec dans le 150ième batallion C.M.R.

Subject

Communication Artifacts ; Advertising Media ; Poster

Description

Poster showing, against backdrop of the tricouleurs, hero Lt. Col. H. Barré pointing to a scene of a cock "France" attacking an eagle "Allemagne." Text: "Canadiens Francais -- Venez avec dans le 150ième batallion C.M.R. -- Aider a la victoire du coq Gaulois sur l'aigle Prussien (translation: French Canadians -- Come with the 150th Battalion C.M.R to help the victory of the Gallic cock over the Prussin eagle) -- Lt. Col. H. Barre -- Arsenal du 65ième Ave des Pins -- Salle d'exercise Rue Craig"
This poster was one of many encouraging British and French citizens living in Canada and the United States to join the fight early in World War I.

Creator

A.G.R.

Source

Emil A. Blackmore Museum Collection (Poster ID: 355)

Publisher

Consolidated Lithographing and Manufacturing Co Ltd, Montreal

Date

1915

Rights

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Format

27 x 42 in.

Language

fre

Type

still image

Identifier

355

Coverage

World War I, 1914-1918 ; Canada (nation)

Collection

Citation

A.G.R., “Canadiens Francais -- Venez avec dans le 150ième batallion C.M.R.,” The Emil A. Blackmore Museum, accessed July 3, 2022, https://legionmuseum.omeka.net/items/show/221.

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