The Filson Historical Society Digital Projects

His Home Over There

Item

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Title

His Home Over There

Description

Providing morale and welfare services for the military, the YMCA operated 1,500 canteens in the United States and France; set up 4,000 YMCA huts for recreation and religious services; and raised more than $235 million for relief work. Designed by Albert Herter, (1871-1950).
Poster depicts soldiers walking in the snow towards a warm and crowded YMCA hall. The text reads: "His home over there : more than 2,000 such homes for our boys : United War Work Campaign, November 11th-18th"

Creator

Source

The Filson Historical Society Print Collection

Publisher

Committee on Public Information, Division of Pictorial Publicity

Date

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Language

Identifier

PR2070.0076

Citation

Herter, Albert, “His Home Over There,” The Filson Historical Society Digital Projects, accessed May 27, 2024, https://filsonhistorical.omeka.net/items/show/1176.