"You buy 'em, we'll fly 'em!" : defense bonds, stamps.

Description:

Flyer in khaki uniform and helmet with goggles sits in cockpit of plane giving "thumbs up" sign. A formation of U.S. Army planes flies overhead. In the background is a hangar with plane and personnel.

Creator(s):
Creation Date: 1942  
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Poster Collection
World War Two Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 1,383
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Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: [Washington, D.C.]
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1942
Description:

Flyer in khaki uniform and helmet with goggles sits in cockpit of plane giving "thumbs up" sign. A formation of U.S. Army planes flies overhead. In the background is a hangar with plane and personnel.

Note:

"Form D.S.S. 178"

"U.S. Government Printing Office : 1942-O-436100"

Round emblem at lower right corner of picture contains image of Concord Minute Man statue with slogan, "The more bonds you buy--the more planes will fly".

A modern reproduction of this poster, in a different size, is available at the UNT Libraries. (Historical Collection no. Y2021).

Listed in 1942 Monthly Catalog, p. 710.

Cataloged in the UNT Libraries' shelflist card file.

Physical Description:

1 poster : col. ; 36 x 26 cm.

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Keyword(s): war finance | defense bonds | defense stamps | pilot | airplanes | civilian responsibility | defense savings stamps
Series Title: Defense Savings Staff [poster] (United States. Defense Savings Staff) ; 178.
Alternate Title: The more bonds you buy--the more planes will fly
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. 514
  • GOVNO: T 1.107:Y 8/3
  • CALL-NO: Posters WW2 Wilkinsons 1
  • OCLC: 12620315 |
  • UNTCAT: b2850083 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc243
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public