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Collection Board of Transportation Collection
Object ID VIIE-10
Object Name Poster
Date 1941
Title Give a Toy!
Scope & Content Poster announcing annual toy campaign. The poster reads "Give a toy! Police and Fire Depts! Leave new or used toys at your nearest police or fire station. Annual toy campaign. All toys will be distributed to needy families by Police Athletic League/ Phone- canal 6-6371.6372.6373.6374" Illustration of a wealthy person giving out many toys.
Extent of Description one 12" x 14" poster
Physical characteristics Red and green ink on white paper stock, paper yellowing.
Level of description Item
Search Terms World War II
Subjects Police
Police stations
Fire stations
Toys
Charity
Charitable organizations
People/ Corporations Police Athletic League
New York City Fire Department
New York City Police Department