The Winds and Words of War

The Winds and Words of War

World War I Posters and Prints from the San Antonio Public Library Collection

Edited by Allison Hays Lane

A rare collection of posters from the World War I era created in 1916 and 1917

Commissioned by the U.S. Committee on Public Information, more than 300 of America’s most famous illustrators, cartoonists, designers, and fine artists donated their services to create more than 700 posters in an effort to build patriotism, raise funds for war bonds, encourage enlistment, and increase volunteerism during World War I. ...

  • Paperback
  • 9781595347916
  • Published: April 2017


  • eBook
  • 9781595347923
  • Published: January 2017