American Propaganda, 1936–1943: Selected Posters of the Works Projects Administration

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American Propaganda, 1936–1943: Selected Posters of the Works Projects Administration

Time: April 2, 2019 at 9am to July 31, 2019 at 6pm
Location: Orlando Public Library
Street: 101 E. Central Blvd.
City/Town: Orlando
Website or Map: https://www.ocls.info/about/a…
Phone: 4078357323
Event Type: exhibit, gallery, library, posters, history
Organized By: Orange County Library System
Latest Activity: Mar 22, 2019

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From 1936 to 1943, the United States faced deep economic challenges brought about by the Great Depression and the impending threat of a second world war. During this time, the Works Projects Administration, a department of the U.S. government established by Franklin D. Roosevelt as part of the New Deal, produced over 35,000 posters related to government sponsored health, safety and tourism programs. On view are a selection of these posters which illustrate a period of significant social and economic change in the United States.

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