world war ii

Late 20th - Early 21st Century

Poster is printed on white paper and has a gray background with a white border. At the top left is black text that reads: "Second Class Veterans / Filipino World War II Veterans in America...

Strategic Concept
1945

Poster is printed on white paper. Poster is double-sided. Poster has a red map of Europe with notes relating to different attacks and military moves by the United States military during World War...

Rosie the Riveter Memorial, Honoring American Women's Labor during WWII
Late 20th - Early 21st Century

Poster printed in red and blue ink on cream paper. A double line border frames the page. "Dedication / Ceremony / 10*14*2000" printed in large text at top and separated by wide red horizontal...

Marching to a Different Drummer
1982

Poster printed in black, metallic silver, pink, purple, and teal ink on white paper. A large pink triangle appears at center over a grid of black lines on a metallic silver background. On top of...

Honor Past Due
1990

Poster printed in black, olive green, and salmon ink on white paper. A black and white graphic of a woman in a military uniform on a motorcycle appears at lower left against an overall page...

Instruction To All Persons Of Japanese Ancestry
Late 20th - Early 21st Century

Poster has a white border and a black background overall. Poster is printed with a large reproduction of the Western Defense Command And Fourth Army Wartime Civil control Administrations...

Tule Lake Pilgrimage
1979

Poster shows a photo of a guard tower backed by a yellow/orange sky with text beneath reading "Join The 1979 Tule Lake Pilgrimage & Plaque Dedication [Asian text] May 27". In the bottom left...

circa 1981

Poster consists of light blue and black print on white paper. Image consists of the grim reaper holding a sickle repeated 28 times as a background/wallpaper image with the image of naked dead...

Hitlerism and the Holocaust
c. 1985

Poster consists of a black border around black print on white paper. In the top left corner is a swastika and in the lower right corner is a Jewish star. Text reads "A.S.U.C. Superb Productions...

Military Intelligence and You
Late 20th - Early 21st Century

Multi-color poster has a mottled yellowish-green background. A graphic centered on the upper portion of the page shows three arms pointing in different directions on a red square background. The...

Whoever Saves A Single Life Saves The World Entire
1996

Poster depicts a paper cut art piece of shapes within an inverted triangle shape. The very top of the poster is black. The middle of the poster is white and gray vertical stripes. Bottom of poster...

Untitled (Mid-century Woman)
n.d.

The poster has a black border overall. The poster has a stylized drawing of a female figure, she appears to be sitting on a mobile or sculpture, reminiscent of those made by Alexander Calder, with...

World Nuclear Firepower 1984
ca 1984

Poster has a red background. Top edge of poster has white text: "World Nuclear Firepower 1984". Below the poster has a 7 x 25 grid of squares that contain black dots. Other than one square at the...

1946-1948

This black and white glossy photograph has a small white border. The image shows Walter Haneberg, a soldier wounded during World War II, in bed in Letterman Gnereal Hospital, on the Presidio in...

1946-1948

This black and white glossy photograph has a small border. The photo shows Walter Haneberg lieing in his hospital bed at Letterman Gnereal Hospital in San Francisco; the pullies for the traction...

07/19/47

This black and white glossy photograph (with a small white border) was taken by Corwin Hansen, and has his green stamp on the back; also marked in pencil is "7-19-47:48." The photo shows a female...

50 Years Young
06/21/48

This program or booklet was created by the San Francisco Chapter of the American Red Cross to celebrate their 50th anniversary of service in the Bay Area. The front cover features an image of a...

02/02/44

Piece of white ("typing paper sized") stationery printed in red with the American Red Cross logo at the top, and a red cross and red strip across the bottom. Printed in black at the...

CA. 1943
Untitled, (Oakland, Calif. Headlines of newspapers)
Feb-42

Oakes Observatory

Oakland, Calif. Headlines of newspapers in stand at 14th and Broadway presaged, on February 27, 1942, the evacuation of persons of Japanese ancestry from military...

Photo shows Doerr adding pepper to food mixture.

An attached piece of paper reads "Wins Baseball Award- Bobby Doerr, second baseman for the Boston Red Sox, was named the American League's...

1941-1945

Poster with insturctions for cifilian condut during air raids in the city of San Francisco

1940-1945

photographs. Description: a-h eight black and white photographs dealing with the gardening and eating facilities.

1-u fourteen black and white photographs showing Oak Knoll Hospital...

1944

Group portrait of braceros who were brought up during World War II to work on the Southern Pacific Railroad lines here in Oakland. They are posed on the railroad tracks in Oakland.

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