Franklin D. Roosevelt And Harry S. Truman 1944 Election Jugate Campaign Poster For Sale
Up for sale is this poster
promoting Franklin Roosevelt for president and Harry Truman for vice president,
1944. This is a bold jugate campaign
poster for the wartime Democratic ticket. Due to paper rationing, a very
lightweight paper was used, making examples in good condition hard to come by.
This one is in good
condition, with a couple small edge tears and minor creasing – better than
During the depths of World War
II, the U.S. held its first, mid-war Presidential election since the 1864. Times were hard, with a scarcity of material,
so there are few posters and even fewer jugates, which is what makes this particular
poster so popular. The poster measures
11” x 14.75" and has the victorious
democratic candidates, Franklin Roosevelt and Harry Truman, with etchings done
by Leon Perskie, who was an official White House photographer for FDR, Truman,
John F. Kennedy, and Lyndon Johnson.
Good luck, and please message
me with any questions.
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Franklin D. Roosevelt And Harry S. Truman 1944 Election Jugate Campaign Poster: $195