Vtg Rare 1937 Wpa Hope Of A Nation Mothers Day Carnation Flower Child Art Poster
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Vtg Rare 1937 Wpa Hope Of A Nation Mothers Day Carnation Flower Child Art Poster:
*Original & Vintage, Not a Reproduction ~ A Wonderful Historical Collectible!
Description & Details:
Original poster from the Federal Arts Project - soon to become the WPA (Works Progress Administration) New Deal agency during 1939 -the Great Depressionera.
This boldly graphic series was a public education and character building series highlighting different traits to be taught tochildrenin schools.
Came as a series with display boards, with corresponding supporting literature.
Information on this series is available through Kovel's and the Library of Congress.
This poster is titled "Filial Love" - Number 35 in the series. May.
Features two children and a carnation.
"Wear a carnation for Mother on Mother's Day and a Smile of Love for her Every Day."
Light scuffing and discoloration on right side from being stored next to display board in box. See scan.
The Hope of a Nation Poster Series.
Copyrighted 1929, 1937 -- C. R. Jackson Co. -- Distributors -- K. C. MO
Education / educational / teacher / teaching / classroom / floral / florist / holiday / mom / learning /personal development /children / graphic arts /
illustrator / historical interest poster.
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Take advantage of this SALE on this RARE item! Marked down from original price, posters from this series are valued in catalogs for up to $300-400. Original and in fantastic condition.