Signs of the Times: Philadelphia WPA Posters (1935-1943)

Featuring a selection of over 40 original silkscreen-printed, woodcut-printed, and hand-painted posters culled from such local collections as the Free Library of Philadelphia, Moore College of Art and Design, and the Historical Society of Pennsylvania, this exhibition highlights dynamic Works Progress Administration poster designs from an important chapter in the History of American graphic arts, representing a diverse range of topics from promoting safety in the workplace to celebrations of regional folk traditions.

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