Stamp 'em out! : beat your promise.

Description:

Color poster shows a boot about to stomp on two snakes and a frog with caricatured faces. The pant leg is labeled "You and I". The snakes represent Adolf Hitler and Japan; the frog represents Benito Mussolini.

Creator(s): Ryling?
Creation Date: [1941-1942?]  
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Poster Collection
World War Two Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 1,274
Past 30 days: 23
Yesterday: 0
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Publisher Info:
Date(s):
  • Creation: [1941-1942?]
Description:

Color poster shows a boot about to stomp on two snakes and a frog with caricatured faces. The pant leg is labeled "You and I". The snakes represent Adolf Hitler and Japan; the frog represents Benito Mussolini.

Note:

"FORM IS 5348"

According to the National Archives and Records Administration, the artist is Ryling.

The publication dates are extrapolated from this title's appearance in the 1942 publication, Posters Used by American Industries as War Production Incentives (Boston : S.D. Warren Co.). According to this publication and the Smithsonian Institution (http://americanhistory.si.edu/victory/victory4.htm), "Beat the promise" was the slogan of RCA's production incentive program.

Physical Description:

1 poster : col. ; 78 x 56 cm.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): boot | war production | enemy caricature | beat the promise | snakes | swastika | frog | Rising Sun
Series Title: Beat the promise
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. 259
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: Historical Collection Accession No. WP No.# 43
  • CALL-NO: Posters WW2 RCA 1
  • OCLC: 64664754 |
  • UNTCAT: b2963020 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc441
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public