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Collection Board of Transportation Collection
Object ID XX.2007.64.9
Object Name Poster
Date 1942
Title I Am An American Day
Scope & Content Poster advertising Mayor's Committee celebration. Poster says "Your city invites you to I Am An American Day." Takes place in Central Park Mall on Sunday, May 17th, 1942. Advertised as in attendance are Herbert H. Lehman, F. H. LaGuardia, Hugo L. Black, Marian Anderson, Giovanni Martinelli, Lily Pons, Paul Muni, Margaret Speaks, Albert Spalding, Irving Berlin, and Lawrence Tibbett with Fred Waring and his Glee Club and Music by Four City Bands.
Extent of Description one 15" x 20" poster
Physical characteristics White background, blue and red text.
Level of description Item
Search Terms World War II
Anderson, Marian
Martinelli, Giovanni
Pons, Lily
Muni, Paul
Speaks, Margaret
Spalding, Albert
Berlin, Irving
Tibbett, Lawrence
Waring, Fred
Subjects World War II
Patriotism
Celebrations
People/ Corporations La Guardia, Fiorello
Lehman, Herbert H.
Black, Hugo LaFayette
Whalen, Grover A.
Number of images 1