Updated Winter 2014

Sites discussing propaganda

 

This site was updated in 2002 and is inspired by the pioneering work of the Institute for Propaganda Analysis (IPA).
http://www.propagandacritic.com/

The National Archives: Powers of Persuasion
http://www.archives.gov/exhibits/powers_of_persuasion/powers_of_persuasion_intro.html

U. S. National Archives. Guns, tanks, and bombs were the principal weapons of World War II, but there were other, more subtle forms of warfare as well. Words, posters, and films waged a constant battle for the hearts and minds of the American citizenry just as surely as military weapons engaged the enemy.
http://www.archives.gov/exhibits/powers_of_persuasion/powers_of_persuasion_home.html

World War II Propaganda, Cartoons, Film, Music, & Art
http://www.teacheroz.com/WWIIpropaganda.htm

WW II Propaganda Posters
http://www.propagandaposters.us/poster1.html

WWII Propaganda Posters. http://www.propagandaposters.us/images/man-the-guns-join-the-navy/

Produce for Victory. This exhibition was organized by the National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution, and the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service (SITES). http://americanhistory.si.edu/victory/index.htm

"The War" directed and produced by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick
http://www.pbs.org/thewar/media_gallery.php
http://www.pbs.org/thewar/at_home_war_production.htm
http://www.pbs.org/thewar/downloads/propaganda.pdf

National WWII Museum in New Orleans
http://www.nationalww2museum.org/visit/exhibits/propaganda-posters-exhibit-public-programming.html

Propaganda Poster analysis worksheet. From the U. S. Archives
http://www.archives.gov/education/lessons/worksheets/poster_analysis_worksheet.pdf

Women in WW II
Women at War: “Redstone's WWII Female "Production Soldiers"
http://history.redstone.army.mil/women.html

Texas Women's Unuiversity (Denton) Collection on the WASP
http://www.twu.edu/library/wasp.asp

WWII Women's Recruiting Posters
http://userpages.aug.com/captbarb/posters.html

Promotion of “Rosie the Riviter”
http://www.history.com/topics/world-war-ii/rosie-the-riveter

The Library of Congress: Rosie the Riveter: Real Women Workers in World War II
http://www.loc.gov/rr/program/journey/rosie.html

African Americans in WW II
The Negro Soldier in WW II. (Downloadable film).
WWII recruitment film aimed at African Americans. http://www.archive.org/details/negrosoldier

African Americans in WWII
http://www.historyplace.com/unitedstates/aframerwar/
http://www.pbs.org/wnet/african-americans-many-rivers-to-cross/history/what-was-black-americas-double-war/

Integration of the Armed Forces.
Harry S. Truman Presidential Library:
http://www.trumanlibrary.org/whistlestop/study_collections/desegregation/large/index.php?action=chronology

Hispanics in WWII
Hero Street USA Monument and Veterans' Memorial
http://www.herostreetusa.org/

Latino Heroes of WWII
http://gozamos.com/2010/09/latino-heroes-of-wwii/

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