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: 2,607
Past 30 days: 39
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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.

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

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 | sad dog | families of soldiers | dog | gold star
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. 272
  • GOVNO: W 3.46/1:T 14/13
  • CALL-NO: Posters WW2 Heyman 1
  • OCLC: 12337069 |
  • UNTCAT: b2848622 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc428
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public