Men of 18 and 19: now you can choose your branch of service.

One of 9 posters in the series: [Recruiting Publicity Bureau poster] (United States. Army) available on this site.

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Poster in black & white and green tones. The main image is a green-tinted photograph of head and shoulders of a soldier in a helmet, looking upward. A white inset at right lists various branches of service.

Physical Description

1 poster : col. ; 97 x 64 cm.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. October 17, 1942.

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This poster is part of the collection entitled: World War Poster Collection and one other and was provided by UNT Libraries Government Documents Department to Digital Library, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 193 times , with 4 in the last month . More information about this poster can be viewed below.

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  • Main Title: Men of 18 and 19: now you can choose your branch of service.
  • Series Title: [Recruiting Publicity Bureau poster] (United States. Army)
  • Added Title: U.S. Army Recruiting Publicity Bureau Poster P-46
  • Alternate Title: Men of eighteen and nineteen, now you can choose your branch of service

Description

Poster in black & white and green tones. The main image is a green-tinted photograph of head and shoulders of a soldier in a helmet, looking upward. A white inset at right lists various branches of service.

Physical Description

1 poster : col. ; 97 x 64 cm.

Notes

"Apply at the nearest U.S. Army Recruiting and Induction Station"

"P.46-RPB-10-17-42-50M"

Listed in GPO Monthly Catalog, 1941-1942 Supplement, entry no. 9. Monthly Catalog entry gives the issue date, "Oct. 17, 1942" for this poster.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: Database No. 767
  • Government Documents No.: W 3.46/8:46
  • Call Number: Posters WW2 RPB 3
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc173

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World War Poster Collection

From World War I French victory figures to grim views of the Nazi regime, these posters demonstrate the power of words and images.

World War Two Collection

These materials focus on WWII and the immediate postwar period of the late 1940s. In addition to materials created during the time period, materials may include modern studies and commemorative works about the era.

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Creation Date

  • October 17, 1942

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • June 13, 2006, 12:49 p.m.

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  • May 21, 2018, 11:13 p.m.

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Men of 18 and 19: now you can choose your branch of service., poster, October 17, 1942; United States. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc173/: accessed September 25, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.