Independence, July 4, 1776 ... : they kept the faith and so do you every time you lend a dime for war savings stamps.

Description:

Small color poster in red-orange and green tones. Thomas Jefferson reads the Declaration of Independence while other signers of it are seated around a table listening.

Creator(s):
Creation Date: 1942  
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Two Collection
World War Poster Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 967
Past 30 days: 349
Yesterday: 0
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Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: [Washington, D.C.]
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1942
  • Digitized: 2003
Description:

Small color poster in red-orange and green tones. Thomas Jefferson reads the Declaration of Independence while other signers of it are seated around a table listening.

Note:

Caption above picture: "...and for the support of this declaration, with a firm reliance on the protection of Divine Providence, we mutually pledge to each other our Lives, our Fortunes and our sacred Honor."

"1" written in pencil at bottom center of poster. This is one of 4 panels originally included in a 4-in-1 poster designed to be cut apart.

Listed in the Monthly Catalog, 1943-44 supplement, entry no. 2114.

Cataloged in UNT Libraries' shelflist card file.

An uncut version of this poster is also available at UNT Libraries (Historical Collection no. Y2234, 2025) (DB #394-395)

Physical Description:

1 poster : col. ; 45 x 30 cm.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): war finance | war savings stamps | founding fathers | Thomas Jefferson | Benjamin Franklin | John Adams | John Hancock | American heritage
Alternate Title: They kept the faith and so do you every time you lend a dime for war savings stamps
Series Title: War Savings Staff [poster] (United States. War Savings Staff) ; 668.
Series Title: American War Posters
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Collection:
World War Poster Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: Database No. 402
  • GOVNO: T 1.107:L 59/[panel 1]
  • CALL-NO: Posters WW2 Daugherty 1
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc331
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public