Wake Up, America!

'Wake Up, America!' - James Montgomery Flagg - 1917

"Wake Up, America!" – James Montgomery Flagg – 1917
Scan credit: Rennert’s Gallery (rare-posters) on Tumblr
Found via Wiles Side Graphics on Tumblr {–WARNING: NSFW!

From Rennert’s Gallery

In a memorable image directed towards public awareness, Flagg exhorts America – depicted as Columbia dozing in false security on a front-porch rocker – to rouse itself against the war’s threat to free civilization in Europe. One of the best and rarest of World War I posters.

As for me, this just seemed like an appropriate day to post this.

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