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Catalog Number 1986.213.109
Object Name Poster
Accession number 1986.213
Other number GE-Pr-2
Description Country of Origin: Germany
Title: What is Military
Artist: Louis Oppenheim, signed LO
Date: n.d.
Size: 47.9 x 61.4 cm
Issuing Agency:
Medium: Lithograph, printed by Hermann-(unreadable), Berlin

Inscription (translated): Who is Military? / From 1700-1914 / England fought 49 wars / Prussia fought 13 wars / France fought 35 wars / Money spent on the army and navy from 1881-1910 / England 33.1 million marks / Prussia 21.9 million marks / France 29.7 million marks / And the amount raised for the military per capita: / England 305 marks / Prussia 20.2 marks / France 259 marks / and the money spent for armaments after the war started: 5.76 million by the Entente / 3.1 million by the MIddle powers / Therefore!
Date n.d.
Subjects World War I
Poster
Art
Lithographs
German
Propaganda