Because somebody talked!

Description:

Color poster shows a sad cocker spaniel with its head resting on sailor's collar on back of a blue chair. On the wall behind the chair hangs a "Gold Star" service flag with a red border, white center and yellow star in the middle. A gold star on a service flag signifies a family member who has died in war.

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: 1,419
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Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: [Washington, D.C.]
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1944
Description:

Color poster shows a sad cocker spaniel with its head resting on sailor's collar on back of a blue chair. On the wall behind the chair hangs a "Gold Star" service flag with a red border, white center and yellow star in the middle. A gold star on a service flag signifies a family member who has died in war.

Note:

"U.S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE : 1944-O-579038"

"Distributed for the issuing agencies by the Office of War Information"

Artist's signature, "Wesley 43", at lower right corner of picture.

Listed in 1944 Monthly Catalog, p. 881.

Physical Description:

1 poster : col. ; 71 x 51 cm.

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Keyword(s): silence | don't talk | Gold Star Mothers | service flag | cocker spaniel | Gold Star families | gold star | sad dog | dog | families of soldiers
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. 448
  • GOVNO: W 3.46/1:T 14/13
  • CALL-NO: Posters WW2 Heyman 1
  • OCLC: 12337069 |
  • UNTCAT: b2848622 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc288
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public