"One of the greatest illustrators of the World War I era" (Karal Ann Marling), Sidney Reisenberg practiced his art in New York City and made many posters for Liberty Loans and the Marines. The Jewish Welfare Board was formed just after the U.S. declared war on Germany in 1917 to support Jewish soldiers at war, and by the looks of it, was one of the first organizations to understand shell-shock and the trauma of warfare on an industrial scale. "Civilians: When we go through this we need all the help and comfort you can give" was published "Week of November 11, 1918," the date of the Armistice.
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