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    The Hope Of A Nation Poster Series (Works Progress Administration, 1937). Very Fine-. Posters (2) (12.5" X 18.5"). Miscellaneous.
    Offered in this lot are posters from a series entitled The Hope of a Nation-- A weekly promotional series part of the Works Progress Administration that was passed out to schools during the Great Depression. Used in classrooms, the bright and fun designs were meant to entertain and catch attention of the students to help promote good habits and character traits in students. These posters are the "Service" and "Habit" posters, distributed in May and June of 1937 as number 34 and 40 in the series respectively to emphasize to children the importance of service and good habits. Unrestored posters with bright color and clean overall appearances. They may have general signs of use, such as slight edge wear, light creases, minor tears, soft surface scuffs, and very faint foxing. Very Fine-.


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