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Catalog Number 1920.1.339
Object Name Poster
Accession number 1920.1
Other number FR-B3-4
Description Country of Origin: France
Title: Standing in the Trench as the Dawn Breaks
Artist: Lieut. Jean Droit, 226nd, signed
Date: 1917
Size: 31 1/4 x 44 11/16 inches (79.3 x 113.5 cm)
Issuing Agency:
Medium: Lithograph, printed by Berger-Levrault, Paris-Nancy

Inscription: Debout Dans La Tranchee / Que L'aurore eclaire, Le soldat, reve a la Victoire et a son foyer. / Pour qui'il Puisse assurer L'une / et retrouver L'autre. / Souscrivez / au 3e Emprunt de la Defense National

Translation: Standing in the trench as the dawn breaks, the soldier dreams of victory and of his fireside. In order that he may attain the one and regain the other, subscribe to the 3rd National Defense Loan.
Date n.d.
Subjects World War I
Fund raising