WPA Posters

November 12, 2010 by
Filed under: Things That Make Me Happy, Vintage Finds 

WPA Posters

WPA (Works Progress Administration) posters were commissioned as a part of President Roosevelt’s New Deal to promote public works projects such as community activities, educational programs, cultural programs, travel/tourism, public health and safety programs.  I think these posters are really cool and some are even pretty funny.  What is even cooler is that you can browse the Library of Congress WPA Poster Collection here.  Have fun!
by Selena Faye

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  1. My Little Notebook | Faye Dodges Zombies
    on Fri, Nov 19th 2010 @ 9:13 pm

    […] am pretty in love with the new little notebook I made for myself.  I used WPA poster images for the front and back covers.  I filled it with all kinds of fun paper, pretty tarot cards, guest […]

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