AIDS Posters Call on Public to Act
Photo: Courtesy of University of Rochester
No Doubt, Don't Share Needles
On left: An illustration of a man seated on a roof with a shadow looming over him, created West Virginia AIDS Hotline. Hotlines were created in the early '80s as confidential resources for more information about HIV and AIDS.
On right: "Needles plus AIDS equals death." Some posters, like this one from the City of Houston Health & Human Services were used scare-like tactics to get people's attention.