Fire away! : buy extra bonds.

Description:

Color poster of two sailors on a Navy ship at sea. One sailor is using a search light and the other is looking through binoculars. The sailors wear blue jackets and knitted "watch caps". A U.S. flag can be seen on the ship deck below.

Creator(s):
Creation Date: 1944  
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Poster Collection
World War Two Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 353
Past 30 days: 6
Yesterday: 0
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Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: [Washington, D.C.]
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1944
Description:

Color poster of two sailors on a Navy ship at sea. One sailor is using a search light and the other is looking through binoculars. The sailors wear blue jackets and knitted "watch caps". A U.S. flag can be seen on the ship deck below.

Note:

"In memory, U.S.S. Dorado"--At upper left corner of picture.

Logo near bottom of poster: "5th 'V' War Loan".

"U.S. Government Printing Office : 1944-O-581636"

"WFD 908-A"

Listed in 1944 Monthly Catalog, p. 865. According to Monthly Catalog, this poster was also released in another size, 40.2" x 28.5" (SuDoc no. T 66.8:B 64/10). Both posters are also listed in the Checklist.

Cataloged in UNT Libraries' shelflist card file.

Physical Description:

1 poster : col. ; 72 x 51 cm.

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Keyword(s): U.S. Navy | war bonds | war finance | Fifth War Loan | deck guns | spotlight | sailors | War Loan | U.S. flag | ship | search light
Series Title: War Finance Division [poster] (United States. War Finance Division) ; 908-A.
Alternate Title: Fire away! : 5th V War Loan : buy extra bonds
Alternate Title: Buy extra bonds
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War Poster Collection
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: Database No. 543
  • GOVNO: T 66.8:B 64/11
  • OCLC: 12389790 |
  • UNTCAT: b2852134 |
  • CALL-NO: Posters WW2 Schreiber 1
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc222
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public