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Collection Posters: Spanish Civil War Posters

Related Resources

Descriptions and, in some cases, digital images of photographs, cartoons, and additional posters relating to the Spanish Civil War can be retrieved in the Prints and Photographs Online Catalog by searching: Spain History Civil War 1936-1939 [ view descriptions and images]

Related Resources in Other Institutions

University of California, San Diego
Mandeville Special Collections Library
Southworth Spanish Civil War Collection
Collection information: External
Online exhibit, The Visual Front, by Alexander Vergara, with Kevin Ingram, Enrique Sanabria, and Theresa Smith: External

Includes photographs taken by various news agencies during the war and eighty-four graphic propaganda posters, as well as some 13,000 books, pamphlets, periodicals, newspapers, and manuscripts.

Bibliography: Spanish Civil War Posters

  • Carulla, Jordi, and Carulla, Arnau. El Color de la Guerra = The Color of War : Spanish Civil War, 1936-1939.  Barcelona: Postermil, 2000. LC Call number: DP269.8.P65 C65 2000.
  • -----. La Guerra Civil en 2000 Carteles : República-Guerra Civil-Posguerra. Barcelona: Postermil, 1997. LC Call number:  DP269.8.P65 G84 1997.
  • Gómez López, Javier. Catálogo de Carteles de la República y la Guerra Civil Espãnolas en la Biblioteca Nacional. Edited by Biblioteca Nacional. Madrid: Ministerio de Cultura, Dirección General del Libro y Bibliotecas, 1990. LC Call number:  DP255 .G66 1990.
  • Grimau, Carmen. El Cartel Republicano en la Guerra Civil. Madrid: Ediciones Cátedra, 1979. LC Call number:  DP269.8.P65 G74.
  • Termes, Josep and Fontserè,Carles.  Carteles de la República y de la Guerra Civil. Barcelona: Centre d'Estudis d'Història Contemporània, 1978. LC Call number:  DP255 .C35.
  • Tisa, John. The Palette and the Flame : Posters of the Spanish Civil War.  New York: International Publishers, 1979. LC Call number:  DP269.15 .P3.
  • Tomás Ferré, Facundo. Los Carteles Valencianos en la Guerra Civil Española. Valencia: Excmo. Ayuntamiento de Valencia, Delegación Municipal de Cultura, 1986. LC Call number:  DP269.8.P65 T65 1986.