Aircraft insignia. Metadata

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  • Main Title Aircraft insignia.
  • Series Title American War Posters


  • Artist: Coggins, Jack
    Creator Type: Personal
  • Author: United States. Army Orientation Course.
    Creator Type: Organization
  • Author: United States. Army Service Forces. Special Service Division.
    Creator Type: Organization
  • Author: United States. Army.
    Creator Type: Organization
  • Author: United States. War Department.
    Creator Type: Organization


  • Name: United States. Government Printing Office.
    Place of Publication: Washington D.C.


  • Creation: 1943


  • English


  • Content Description: Twenty different types of airplanes fly across the scene, each with distinct markings. The main background is of clouds in the sky. The border is comprised of insignia of aircraft from 47 countries.
  • Physical Description: 1 poster : col. ; 44 x 60 cm.


  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Airplanes, Military -- Markings.
  • Keyword: aircraft insignia
  • Keyword: symbols
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: War posters, American -- 1939-1945 -- Specimens.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: World War, 1939-1945 -- United States -- Posters -- Specimens.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Armed Forces -- Insignia.
  • Keyword: North American-16
  • Keyword: Stearman PT-13
  • Keyword: Ryan ST
  • Keyword: Fokker TVIII W
  • Keyword: DB-3 Northrop H-3PB
  • Keyword: Vultee Vanguard
  • Keyword: Bristol Blenheim
  • Keyword: Consolidated B-24
  • Keyword: Messerschmitt-109F
  • Keyword: Stirling
  • Keyword: Waco-D
  • Keyword: Fock-Wulf 200K Kurier
  • Keyword: North American-16
  • Keyword: Fiat CR-42
  • Keyword: Hurricane
  • Keyword: Ryan ST
  • Keyword: Mitsubishi-97
  • Keyword: Savoia-Marchetti 79
  • Keyword: Allied forces
  • Keyword: Axis
  • Keyword: airplanes
  • Keyword: Allies

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source


  • Name: World War Poster Collection
    Code: WWPC
  • Name: World War Two Collection
    Code: WWII


  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD


  • Rights Access: public

Resource Type

  • Poster


  • Image


  • Accession or Local Control No: Database No. 775
  • Government Documents No.: W 109.113:AI 7
  • OCLC: 12577451
  • UNT Catalog No.: b2848002
  • Call Number: Posters WW2 Coggins 1
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc165


  • Display Note: "Aircraft insignia are subject to change constantly." "U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE ; 1943-538110" "Prepared and distributed by ARMY ORIENTATION COURSE, Special Service Division Army Service Forces, WAR DEPT., 2E580 Pentagon Bldg., Washington, D. C." Listed in 1943 Monthly Catalog, p. 1374.
  • Digital Preservation: creationAppName: Adobe Photoshop creationAppVersion: 7 creationHardware: Vidar Latitude