Campaign: The 100 best posters of the century, 1999

A really fascinating book which considers, as the title says, the 100 best posters of the twentieth century. BUT, who decides what can be considered the ‘best’. The decisions were made by a wide range of people working for some of the most prolific current British advertising agencies. Apparently a lot of time was required […]

Bibliography (@ww2poster)

There are many books relevant for this study, and below you will find details of several of the key works.¬†Further information can be found¬†from Amazon, for which you need to click on the book title. See further titles on the project outline. A Aulich, J. & Sylvestrova, M. Political Posters in Central and Eastern Europe […]

Bibliography and Sources

Primary Sources Imperial War Museum, London Scrapbooks entitled ‘Ministry of Information’, kept by E. Embleton, 1939- 1946, containing various newspaper clippings (many unsourced and undated). Collection of newspaper cuttings entitled ‘ATS Glamour Girl, History 1939-85’ by Abram Games OBE, RDI. Selection of original posters Mass Observation Archives, University of Sussex Change No. 2, Home Propaganda […]