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Institute for American Democracy, Inc. All Together Now - Give it the Ax!

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09655 Author/Creator: Institute for American Democracy, Inc. Place Written: New York, New York Type: Poster Date: Circa 1948 Pagination: 1 poster ; 55 x 44 cm.

Summary of Content: Poster featuring hands ("U.S.") swining an ax ("public opinon") down on a sign in front of a house that reads, "For Sale or Rent only those of my race and faith may apply."


Historical Era: 1945 to the Present

Subjects: EqualityPropaganda

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