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Friday, November 20, 2015

WPA posters teaching kids how to take care of books.

These posters by graphic artist Arlington Gregg, commissioned during the latter half of the 1930s by the Illinois division of the Works Progress Administration's Federal Art Project, instruct young library patrons in good book hygiene. On each, an impish figure demonstrates the negative behavior that book lovers should strive to avoid.

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