Gas.

Description:

This poster features six individual cartoon panels illustrating the identification of various poisonous gases, including lewisite, mustard, tear, phosgene and clorpicrin. The text is printed in red and black. The cartoons are gray and black line drawings with selective fill of pink and red.

Creator(s): United States. Army Service Forces. Special Service Division.
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: 3
Yesterday: 1
Creator (Author):
Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: Washington, D.C.
Date(s):
  • Creation: [1943]
Description:

This poster features six individual cartoon panels illustrating the identification of various poisonous gases, including lewisite, mustard, tear, phosgene and clorpicrin. The text is printed in red and black. The cartoons are gray and black line drawings with selective fill of pink and red.

Note:

Prepared and distributed by Army Orientation Course.

Army Air Forces distribution by Publications Division, Air Adjutant General, AAF.

Navy distribution by War Education Branch, BuPers, Navy Department.

"Prepared from public sources of information."

Same poster appears on verso of Newsmap, V. 1, no. 49, Monday, March 29, 1943.

Cataloged in UNT shelflist card file.

Physical Description:

1 poster : col. ; 89 x 119 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): poisonous gas | military training | nerve agents | safety | tear gas | mustard gas | lewisite | phosgene | clorpricin | chemical weapons | cartoons | enemy caricature
Series Title: Newsmap
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. 127
  • CALL-NO: Dewey No. 940.54 no.011
  • CALL-NO: Posters WW2 ASF 2
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc526
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public