Award for careless talk : don't discuss troop movements, ship sailings, war equipment.

Description:

A hairy hand wearing a ring with a Nazi insignia holds an Iron Cross military decoration, also with a swastika on it. The poster background is red with a white border that has barbs pointing into the red area.

Creator(s):
Creation Date: 1944
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Poster Collection
World War Two Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 1,393
Past 30 days: 19
Yesterday: 0
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Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: [Washington, D.C.]
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1944
Description:

A hairy hand wearing a ring with a Nazi insignia holds an Iron Cross military decoration, also with a swastika on it. The poster background is red with a white border that has barbs pointing into the red area.

Note:

"U.S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE : 1944-O-602587"

"Distributed for the issuing agencies by the Office of War Information."

Verso has original mailing information and extended text about the artist. (UNT copy was originally sent to Joseph Lyman Kingsbury, State Historical Collection, North Texas State Teacher College, Denton Texas from the U.S. War Department, Washington 25, DC.)

Poster originally issued in several sizes.

Physical Description:

1 poster : col. ; 66 x 51 cm.

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Keyword(s): medal | swastika | don't talk | iron cross | swastika | iron cross
Alternate Title: Don't discuss troop movements, ship sailings, war equipment
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. 078
  • GOVNO: W 3.46/1:AW 1/2
  • OCLC: 40636643 |
  • CALL-NO: Posters WW2 Dohanos 2
  • UNTCAT: b2849665 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc560
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public