History Class, Uncategorized, World War I

(Perfect for 4th of July Week) Facial Hair Friday: Uncle Sam, the Bearded Man — Pieces of History

Portrait

Today’s post comes from Paige Weaver and Danielle Sklarew, summer interns in the National Archives History Office. One hundred years after the production of this poster, everyone’s favorite uncle, Uncle Sam, turned 242 years old this July 4. Sporting an outfit adorned with stars and stripes, he runs toward battle, undeterred by the red, white,…

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