Wood lands our fighters : the Army & Navy need more lumber for landing barges.

Wood lands our fighters : the Army & Navy need more lumber for landing barges.

Date: 1943
Creator: United States. Army.
Description: Uniformed soldiers with rifles and machine guns storm a tropical beach. Boats and a battleship are seen in the background.
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"Lumber production is falling behind our war needs. To save American soldiers' lives, we must provide the lumber our armed forces need--now!"

"Lumber production is falling behind our war needs. To save American soldiers' lives, we must provide the lumber our armed forces need--now!"

Date: 1943
Creator: United States. War Dept. Bureau of Public Relations.
Description: Poster shows four different black and white photos depicting the process of building a PT (patrol torpedo) boat; from cutting down a tree, through construction, up to the finished product. The quote appears in the middle, with a red border around it.
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Wood joins the colors! : the Army & Navy need millions of board feet for barracks.

Wood joins the colors! : the Army & Navy need millions of board feet for barracks.

Date: 1943
Creator: Starr, Maxwell B.
Description: A soldier in uniform and helmet stands guard as wooden boards are lifted to a construction site where men are building barracks. Already-constructed barracks are seen in the background.
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Loblolly pine primer.

Loblolly pine primer.

Date: December 1926
Creator: Mattoon, Wilbur R. (Wilbur Reed), 1875-1941.
Description: A guide to growing loblolly pine as a timber crop.
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Growing and planting coniferous trees on the farm.

Growing and planting coniferous trees on the farm.

Date: 1938
Creator: Tillotson, C. R. (Claude Raymond), 1883-
Description: Describes the proper methods for planting coniferous trees for use as windbreaks or for lumber.
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Longleaf pine primer.

Longleaf pine primer.

Date: 1932
Creator: Mattoon, Wilbur R. (Wilbur Reed), 1875-1941.
Description: A guide to growing longleaf pine trees as a timber crop.
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Farm buildings from home-grown timber in the South.

Farm buildings from home-grown timber in the South.

Date: September 1945
Creator: Williams, W. K.
Description: Discusses the use of timber from farm-owned woodlands for lumber manufacture. Suggests the use of home-grown timber to solve the problem of poor rural housing by using it and other native materials to improve farm buildings, and as a means to create cash income. Describes successful community programs in various southern states including Texas.
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Managing the small forest

Managing the small forest

Date: September 1957
Creator: United States. Forest Service.
Description: A guide to the basic principles of forest management, for use by small forest owners.
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"Keep that lumber coming!"

"Keep that lumber coming!"

Date: [1943]
Creator: Winslow, Earle, 1884-1969.
Description: Soldiers carry a beam of wood down to a river where a bridge is being built. The soldier on the right side of the picture is looking back and shouting toward the viewer. In the background is tropical scenery, an explosion, and artillery.
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Lumber goes to war : more lumber means victory sooner : keep it coming.

Lumber goes to war : more lumber means victory sooner : keep it coming.

Date: 1943
Creator: United States. War Dept. Bureau of Public Relations.
Description: Comic-book style drawings with captions illustrate how lumber is used in war: for floating dry docks for ship repair, Army gliders, train boxcars, and airplane propellers. Black drawings on blue paper.
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