Your war bonds are a stake in the future.

Description:

Painting of an engraved stone plaque affixed to an outer red brick wall of a building. The plaque has an eagle/shield at the top and the text engraved below it. A U.S. flag wrapped around its pole leans toward the plaque in the foreground.

Creator(s):
Creation Date: [1943]  
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Poster Collection
World War Two Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 233
Past 30 days: 5
Yesterday: 1
Creator (Artist):
Creator (Author):
Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: [Washington, D.C.]
Date(s):
  • Creation: [1943]
  • Digitized: August 5, 2003
Description:

Painting of an engraved stone plaque affixed to an outer red brick wall of a building. The plaque has an eagle/shield at the top and the text engraved below it. A U.S. flag wrapped around its pole leans toward the plaque in the foreground.

Note:

"WSS 816-A"

"U.S. Government Printing Office : 1943-O-529167"

Stamped on verso: "From Congressman Ed Gossett, 13th Texas District."

Not listed in library catalogs or indexes as of 4/23/2004.

Known to have been issued in at least two sizes. A different size is listed in the OCLC database.

Physical Description:

1 poster : col. ; 71 x 51 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): war finance | war bonds | War posters, American -- 1939-1945 -- Specimens. | investment | U.S. flag
Series Title: War Savings Staff [poster] (United States. War Savings Staff) ; 816-A.
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. 501
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: Historical Collection Accession No. 1259
  • UNTCAT: b2908873 |
  • CALL-NO: Posters WW2 Saalburg 3
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc252
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public