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EPHEMERA

Title

War Loan. Back the empire with your savings. Invest now

Object Name

Poster

Maker

Sir Joseph Causton & Sons. Limited (Primary maker)

Date Made

1915
18/1914
1915

Place Made

England: London
London

Description

First World War recruitment poster; 'War Loan. Back the empire with your savings. Invest now. Apply for details at nearest post office'; published by the Parliamentary War Savings Committee, London; poster no.21. Poster broadly and un-specifically advocating 'investment' in the wartime economy through loaning money to the government. Image of the Britannic lion, strident and roaring.

Materials

paper

Place Collected

Northern Ireland: County Antrim: Belfast
Belfast

Date Collected

1973
1973

Catalogue Number

BELUM.O455.1973

Copyright

National Museums NI