Be with him at every mail call : V-mail is private, reliable, patriotic.

Description:

Poster shows a a smiling young woman in a pink blouse, sitting at a table or desk, writing a letter. Her image is superimposed on a monochromatic background picture of soldiers in the field receiving mail.

Creator(s):
Creation Date: 1945  
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Two Collection
World War Poster Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 627
Past 30 days: 20
Yesterday: 0
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Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: [Washington, D.C.]
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1945
Description:

Poster shows a a smiling young woman in a pink blouse, sitting at a table or desk, writing a letter. Her image is superimposed on a monochromatic background picture of soldiers in the field receiving mail.

Note:

"Photograph by Lejaren A. Miller"

Recruiting Publicity Bureau of the United States Army seal appears in lower right-hand corner.

"PX-73-RPB-1-19-45-200M"

Originally sent to Miss Mabel Wilkerson, No. Texas S.T.C. Dem. School, Denton, Texas from the US War Department, Recruiting Publicity Bureau. Back of poster shows the original mailing address and extended text titled "Why This Poster Is Important."

Listed in 1945 Monthly Catalog, p. 443.

Physical Description:

1 poster : col. ; 71 x 54 cm.

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Keyword(s): mail | appeal to women | Vmail | letters to soldiers | soldiers | war correspondence | woman
Series Title: [Recruiting Publicity Bureau poster] (United States. Army) ; PX-73.
Series Title: American War Posters
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Collection:
World War Poster Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: Database No. 203
  • GOVNO: W 3.46/1:M 28
  • CALL-NO: Posters WW2 Hiller 1
  • UNTCAT: b2840749 |
  • OCLC: 40636665 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc473
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public