Make your own declaration of war : buy war bonds.

Description:

Poster in black & white and red tones. A soldier stands next to a facsimile of a declaration of war against Japan. He holds his rifle with bayonet with one hand and points at the viewer with the other. The declaration of war is signed by Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Sam Rayburn, and H.A. Wallace.

Creator(s): Victory Display Committee.
Creation Date: Unknown
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Poster Collection
World War Two Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 826
Past 30 days: 18
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Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: Washington, D. C.
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Description:

Poster in black & white and red tones. A soldier stands next to a facsimile of a declaration of war against Japan. He holds his rifle with bayonet with one hand and points at the viewer with the other. The declaration of war is signed by Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Sam Rayburn, and H.A. Wallace.

Note:

"Victory Display Committee"--Red seal at top left corner of poster.

Poster includes copy of declaration of war against Japan, signed by Franklin D. Roosevelt and with note above signature: "Approved Dec. 8th--1941 4.10 p.m. E.S.T."

"WSS 639"

"U. S. Government Printing Office : 1942-O-491566"

Physical Description:

1 poster : col. ; 71 x 56 cm.

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Keyword(s): war finance | war bonds | declaration of war | soldier | President Roosevelt | FDR | remember Pearl Harbor
Alternate Title: Buy war bonds
Series Title: War Savings Staff [poster] (United States. War Savings Staff.) ; 639.
Series Title: American War Posters
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War Poster Collection
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: Database No. 813
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: Historical Collection Accession No. 2343
  • CALL-NO: Posters WW2 VDC 1
  • OCLC: 63133852 |
  • UNTCAT: b2936336 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc139
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image
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Access: Public