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Set of Temperance Day Sheet Metal Road Signs, circa 1951

US$2,500per set


Created by the Seventh-Day Adventists church in 1951 for their October 27th, 1951 Temperance Day "Weapons and Warfare" Campaign against alcohol consumption in the United States. The Campaign included radio programs, posters, leaflets, road signs and "reflectorized" jingle boards. These jingle board signs are pictured in the 10/17/1951 issue of "The Record" published by the Southwestern Union Conference of Seventh-Day Adventists. These signs are approximately 3 feet by 6.5 feet when displayed. Priced for the set of five.


  • Dimensions
    Height: 12 in. (30.48 cm)Width: 36 in. (91.44 cm)Depth: 0.13 in. (3.31 mm)
  • Sold As
    Set of 5
  • Style
    Folk Art (In the Style Of)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1951
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses. Minor fading. Good stable condition. Some rust and paint loss. Please see photos.
  • Seller Location
    Santa Monica, CA
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: U1201088734602

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