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Collection Board of Transportation Collection
Object ID VIIA-3388
Object Name Poster
Date 1945
Title Labor Salutes the Mighty 7th War Loan
Scope & Content This poster advertises a gala rally held Sunday, June 17th in Central, entitled "Labor Salutes the Mighty 7th War Loan, sponsored by the A. F. of L [sic] (American Federation of Labor) and CIO (Congress of Industrial Organizations) in cooperation with the War Finance Committee for New York." Poster advertises stars of the stage, screen, and radio, as well as addresses by Mayor LaGuardia, Secretary of the Treasury Morgenthau, the Presidents Green and Murray of AFL and CIO, respectively, and the Chairman Gehle of the War Finance Committee.
Extent of Description one 15" x 20" poster
Physical characteristics Blue and red ink on paper stock
Level of description Item
Search Terms loans
World War II
Central Park Mall, NY
Subjects Central Park
Labor unions
War bonds & funds
War posters
People/ Corporations La Guardia, Fiorello
American Federation of Labor
Number of images 1