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DescriptionThe Hope of a Nation Poster Series (Works Progress Administration, 1937). Very Fine-. Poster (12.5" X 18.5") "Filial Love." Miscellaneous.
Offered in this lot is a poster 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 children. This poster is the "Filial Love" poster, distributed in May, 1937 as number 35 in the series to emphasize the importance for students to show love and care to their parents. An unrestored poster with bright color and a clean overall appearance. It may have general signs of use, such as edge wear, soft creases, or faint staining. Very Fine-.
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