Stamp out black markets --with your ration stamps : pay no more than legal prices.

Description:

A giant thumb presses down on a ration stamp squashing a man. The man is depicted in green and is scowling.

Creator(s): United States. Office of Price Administration.
Creation Date: 1943  
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Poster Collection
World War Two Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 454
Past 30 days: 6
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Creator (Author):
Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: [Washington, D.C.]
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1943
Description:

A giant thumb presses down on a ration stamp squashing a man. The man is depicted in green and is scowling.

Note:

"422-154"

"U.S. Government Printing Office : 1943-O-530806"

Listed in 1943 Monthly Catalog, p. 1019.

Physical Description:

1 poster : col. ; 69 x 53 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): price control | rationing | prices | thumb | ration stamp | black market
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. 240
  • GOVNO: PR 32.4212:B 56
  • CALL-NO: Posters WW2 OPA 2
  • OCLC: 32197920 |
  • UNTCAT: b2889694 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc452
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public