Care is costly : buy and hold war bonds.

Description:

Small color poster of a wounded soldier sitting on the ground. He has bandages on his hand and leg and his camouflage helmet lies on the ground next to him.

Creator(s):
Creation Date: 1945
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Poster Collection
World War Two Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 343
Past 30 days: 5
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Artist):
Creator (Author):
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Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: [Washington, D.C.]
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1945
Description:

Small color poster of a wounded soldier sitting on the ground. He has bandages on his hand and leg and his camouflage helmet lies on the ground next to him.

Note:

"U.S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE : 1945-O-651671"

"OFFICIAL U.S. TREASURY POSTER"

"WFD-24"

Listed in Checklist '76: reel #47.

This poster is not listed in the GPO Monthly Catalog. However, the 1945 Monthly Catalog, p. 1116 lists posters of the same image, in other sizes:
37" x 26.8" (WFD-24-B, classed T 66.8:B 64/59), 28" x 21.9" (WFD-24-C, classed T 66.8:B 64/60), and 25.9" x 18.4" (WFD-24-A, classed T 66.8:B 64/61).

Physical Description:

1 poster : col. ; 33 x 23 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): war finance | war bonds | wounded soldier | medical care | civilian responsibility
Series Title: War Finance Division [poster] (United States. War Finance Division) ; 24.
Alternate Title: Buy and hold war bonds
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. 742
  • GOVNO: T 66.8:B 64/62
  • CALL-NO: Posters WW2 Treidler 1
  • UNTCAT: b2851151 |
  • OCLC: 13017358 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc191
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public