New York State Library, NYSL_Poster_UncleSam
Uncle Sam Poster, "I'm Counting On You!" 1943
What does Uncle Sam represent?
How did Uncle Sam get his nickname?
Why would Uncle Sam be warning the readers of this poster not to discuss troop movements?
Find five Uncle Sam posters with different images of Uncle Sam and place them in chronological order according to the date of publication.
English Language Arts: Research the life story of Sam Wilson. Write a persuasive paragraph arguing whether or not he is a good representative of the United States.
West, Delno C., and Jean M. West. Uncle Sam and Old Glory: Symbols of America. New York: Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2000. ISBN: 0689820437
Yanuck, Debbie L. Uncle Sam. Mankato, MN: Capstone Press, 2004. ISBN: 073682295X