Infamy

“December 7, 1941—a date which will live in infamy—the United States of America was suddenly and deliberately attacked by naval and air forces of the Empire of Japan.” — Franklin D. Roosevelt
And so the United States entered World War II as a combatant. But, the war was also being fought on the homefront. Below are a few examples of how design worked its way into the propaganda machine.
lookout.jpg
via Attitude
moreproduction.jpg
via The National Archives
flyposter.jpg
via tutsplus
The tubes are full of this stuff. Go explore.

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