Ours-- to fight for : freedom from fear.

Description:

Color poster of a mother and father tucking two children into bed. The father is holding glasses and a newspaper that reads "BOMBINGS KI- HORROR HIT."

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: 1,864
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Creator (Artist):
Rockwell, Norman, 1894-1978.

Rockwell, Norman Percevel.

Creator (Author):
Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: Washington, D.C.
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1943
Description:

Color poster of a mother and father tucking two children into bed. The father is holding glasses and a newspaper that reads "BOMBINGS KI- HORROR HIT."

Note:

"Painting from the Saturday Evening Post."

"OWI Poster No. 46. Additional copies may be obtained upon request from the Division of Public Inquiries, Office of War Information, Washington, D.C."

"U.S. Government Printing Office : 1943-O-511887"

Two additional copies this size are in the UNT Libraries' collection (Historical Collection; see DB #337 & 338). Also, one copy, 56" x 40" size, is available in the collection (Historical Collection no. 2382 (1261); DB #797) and one copy, 40" x 28" size is available (previously classed 940.54 no.15).

Listed in 1943 Monthly Catalog, p. 762.

Physical Description:

1 poster : col. ; 72 x 51 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): fear | mother and child | freedom | family | children
Series Title: OWI poster ; no. 46.
Series Title: Four freedoms
Uniform Title: The Saturday evening post.
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. 336
  • GOVNO: PR 32.5015:46/2
  • CALL-NO: Posters WW2 Rockwell 1
  • OCLC: 40636916 |
  • UNTCAT: b2892759x |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc372
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public