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Title

'I was not idle'

Object Name

Poster

Maker

Roberts & Leete Ltd. (Primary maker)

Date Made

1915
1915
18/1914

Place Made

England: London
London

Description

First World War recruitment poster; 'I was not idle'; Published by the Parliamentary Recruiting Committee, London; poster no.98 'The greatest task which in all the storied annals of our country...' a simple text-only recruitment poster, using a fragment from a speech by the British P.M., May 4th, 1915.

Materials

paper

Place Collected

Northern Ireland: County Antrim: Belfast
Belfast

Catalogue Number

BELUM.O428.1973

Copyright

National Museums NI