...E Cosi Viaggiammo per Ben 32 Giorni in Compagnia...[...And so we traveled at least 32 days with the cold, hunger and death]

 
...E Cosi Viaggiammo per Ben 32 Giorni in Compagnia...[...And so we traveled at least 32 days with the cold, hunger and death]
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  • Title :     ...E Cosi Viaggiammo per Ben 32 Giorni in Compagnia...[...And so we traveled at least 32 days with the cold, hunger and death]
  • Artist:     M. R. Designer U.N.I.R.R. Publisher
  • Accession:     XX1990.2934
  • Country:     Italy Genoa
  • Date:     circa 1945
  • Dimensions:     Inches 19-5/8 27-1/4, Centimeters 49.8 69.2
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Posters and Printed Ephemera
  • Collection Theme:     War and Political Propaganda
  • Subject:     War/Military , World War II 1940-1945 , Anti-Communist , Propaganda
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     XX1990.2934.JPG
  • Tags:     War and Political Propaganda~Posters and Printed Ephemera
Description:
Ink on paper poster protesting the treatment of Italian soldiers captured on the Eastern Front by the Soviets and Russian death camps; image depicts two U.S.S.R. rail cars with icicles filled with skeletons wearing military uniforms as two men in long and heavy winter coats stand outside holding weapons.