This image, said to be the most popular poster design of World War II, appeared as a billboard in
Grade Range: 9-12
Resource Type(s): Reference Materials, Reference Materials
Date Posted: 6/10/2008
In this online exhibition, students will analyze authentic magazine covers from July 1942, along with a timeline and brief video news clips in order to understand the importance of the home front during the Second World War. The resource includes a searchable collection of magazine covers from the era and is part of an online exhibition, titled: July 1942: United We Stand. The site explores a campaign during World War II by the nation's magazines to promote national unity, rally support for the war, and celebrate Independence Day.