"Deliver us from evil" : buy war bonds.

Description:

Black & white photo of the head and shoulders of a sad-looking young girl surrounded by smoke or clouds. The photo is centered on a white swastika. Text on poster is in white and blue.

Creator(s):
Creation Date: 1943  
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Two Collection
World War Poster Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 2,278
Past 30 days: 28
Yesterday: 2
Creator (Artist):
Creator (Author):
Creator (Author):
Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: [Washington, D.C.]
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1943
Description:

Black & white photo of the head and shoulders of a sad-looking young girl surrounded by smoke or clouds. The photo is centered on a white swastika. Text on poster is in white and blue.

Note:

The phrase "deliver us from evil" is a scriptural quote from the Bible, Matthew 6:13, commonly known as a portion of "The Lord's Prayer".

"Official U.S. Treasury Poster"

"WSS 808"

"U.S. Government Printing Office : 1943-O-523825"

Artist information is from "The Camera and the Poster: A Discussion by Matlack Price of the Photographic Entries in the National War Poster Competition", in the January 1942 issue of American Artist.

Physical Description:

1 poster : col. ; 36 x 28 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): war finance | war bonds | swastika | evil | deliverance | religion and state | scripture | Lord's Prayer | child | girl | sad girl | civilian responsibility
Series Title: War Savings Staff [poster] (United States. War Savings Staff.) ; 808.
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. 073
  • GOVNO: T 1.107:D 37
  • OCLC: 62881537 |
  • CALL-NO: Posters WW2 Nadeau 1
  • UNTCAT: b2909021 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc565
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public