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Boy Scouts salute in front of Capitol, 1941

This poster of Boy Scouts in front of the Capitol in 1941 was used to promote patriotism during World War II

CREDIT: Rous, John, photographer. "United Nations Fight for Freedom: Boy Scouts in Front of Capitol." Circa July 1941. America from the Great Depression to World War II: Photographs from the FSA-OWI, 1935-1945, American Memory collections, Library of Congress.

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