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HISTORY 366: Fascism Then & Now (Fall 2020) : Spanish Civil War Primary Sources

Wisconsin Historical Society Spanish Civil War Posters

The Wisconsin Historical Society holds a collection of Spanish Civil War posters. Alvah Bessie, who volunteered with the Abraham Lincoln Brigade during the Spanish Civil War, brought them back and donated them to the Society along with his papers.

In-Person Research
To see these posters in-person or do any other in-person research at the WHS Archives, follow these steps:

  1. Click on "Request for Reading Room Viewing" in the library catalog record.

  2. Submit the request by completing the form.
  3. Click here and scroll to the "Schedule Here' button to make an appointment in the archives.

Spanish Civil War Poster Digital Collections

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This page provides links to digitized collections of posters from the Spanish Civil War. Most of the posters represent the Republican side of the conflict.