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Lowe & Brydone Printers LTD. Fighters of the Allies!

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09654.23 Author/Creator: Lowe & Brydone Printers LTD. Place Written: London, England Type: Poster Date: 1939-1945 Pagination: 1 poster ; 50.8 x 37.8 cm.

One poster entitled, "Fighters of the Allies!" printed by Lowe & Brydone Printers LTD., dated 1939-1945. Poster features a hand holding a wrench between two gears. The gears have the Nazi swastika in the center. The wrench is breaking the gears. The poster reads, "Fighters of the Allies! Your Countrymen are hitting back at home." There is a stamp reading, "Wm. A. Donovan" and the text, "United Nations" on the back of the poster.

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