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Catalog Number 1920.1.394
Object Name Poster
Accession number 1920.1
Other number FR-Pr-7
Description Country of Origin: France
Title: America is Wrestling
Artist: V. Prouve, signed
Date: 1917
Size: 61.8 x 47.3 cm
Issuing Agency:
Medium: Lithograph, printed by Berger-Levrault after the 15th bombardment of the city

Inscription: L'Amerique / lutte pour / L'independance / des deux mondes / 1775-1917 / ce que sont / les / Etats-Unis d'Amerique / Les Etats-Unis d'Amerique qui comptent cent millions d'habitants / et sont quinze fois plus grand que la France s'etendent de l'Ocean Atlantique a l'Ocean Pacifique / et occupent presque tout l'Amerique du Nord....(partial)

Translation: America is wrestling for the two worlds / 1775-1917 / What are the United States of America / the United States of America which have a hundred million in habitants / and which are fifteen times as large as France extends from the Atlantic Ocean to the Pacific Ocean / and occupy nearly all of North America...
Date 1917
Year Range from 1917
Year Range to 1917
Subjects World War I