The shields displayed on this poster represent the flags of various countries. Do some research to see how many countries you can identify and make a list.
Zoom into a larger image of this poster. Look closely at the details. For what purpose do you think this poster was created? What details from the print and your own background knowledge helped you to reach that conclusion? How does your conclusion compare with the summary in the bibliographic record for this print, which suggests a possible purpose for the poster. Now read this YWCA timeline through 1919. Based on what you read, what might have been another possible purpose for this poster?
Review the completeYWCA timeline. What type of poster might the YWCA create today to express its history or mission? Create the poster you envision.
What other observations, reflections or questions does this source inspire? Let us know!