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Visual display of the Red Cross volunteer nurses poster

Red Cross volunteer nurses poster

  • August 1942
  • World War II Red Cross poster. Text reads: "Emergency! The Army and Navy are enlisting thousands of nurses. As a result hospitals in this city are understaffed. Volunteer help is needed--and quickly. Can you spare some time daily? Enlist Today as a volunteer nurse’s aide. Free training course. Apply at your Red Cross Chapter or Civilian Defense Office." In red and blue print against a white background with a nurse standing on the side. Along the bottom is written American Red Cross. Poster 706, August 1942. 13 1/2" x 19."
  • From the private collection of Dovie Horvitz (2010.12.9c).