Say yes! : take your change in war stamps.

Description:

Color poster shows three stylized images of soldiers from the different branches of the U.S. armed forces (Navy, Army, Marines). Above them is a speech bubble containing the poster text.

Creator(s): United States. War Savings Staff.
Creation Date: [1942]  
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Poster Collection
World War Two Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 139
Past 30 days: 7
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Author):
Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: [Washington, D.C.]
Date(s):
  • Creation: [1942]
Description:

Color poster shows three stylized images of soldiers from the different branches of the U.S. armed forces (Navy, Army, Marines). Above them is a speech bubble containing the poster text.

Note:

"WSS 690"

"U.S. Government Printing Office : 1942-O-496083"

UNT Library has 5 copies of this poster.

Copy 4 has mailing information on verso. Originally sent to: Mr. Joseph Lyman Kingsbury, State Historical Collection, North Texas State Teacher College, Denton Texas from the Treasury Department, Defense Savings Staff.

Copies 4 & 5 are backed with cardboard.

Four other copies: Historical Collection WP No. #46 (DB #220-223).

Not listed in library catalogs or indexes as of 4/7/2004.

Library also has a different poster with same title (Y2002).

Physical Description:

1 poster : col. ; 71 x 56 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): war finance | war stamps | war savings stamps | civilian responsibility | sailor | soldiers | Marine
Series Title: War Savings Staff [poster] (United States. War Savings Staff) ; 690.
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. 224
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: Historical Collection Accession No. Y2062
  • CALL-NO: Posters WW2 WSS 9
  • OCLC: 62875408 |
  • UNTCAT: b2908734x |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc463
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public