Surgical Dressings for War Relief

Thomas Tryon, American, 1859 - 1920


Color lithograph (poster)

Image: 40 1/8 x 26 1/8 inches (101.9 x 66.4 cm) Sheet: 42 x 28 inches (106.7 x 71.1 cm)

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Prints, Drawings, and Photographs

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Currently not on view

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Gift of Mrs. Frederick T. Cumerford in memory of her mother, Mrs. Edward C. Moën, 1965

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This poster represents an effort to increase public awareness of the need to provide bandages, compresses, and other nursing and surgical necessities for those involved in combat during World War I. Here the flags of allied nations stress the universal need for the supply of surgical dressings from all sources.