Now is the time! : apply at the nearest U.S. Army recruiting and induction station.

One of 388 posters in the series: American War Posters available on this site.

Description

A large black & white photograph of a man's head is shown against a pink-toned background. The background is a collage of photographs showing various military occupations. A white inset at left lists various branches of service.

Physical Description

1 poster : col. ; 97 x 64 cm.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. [1942].

Context

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 364 times , with 4 in the last month . More information about this poster can be viewed below.

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Description

A large black & white photograph of a man's head is shown against a pink-toned background. The background is a collage of photographs showing various military occupations. A white inset at left lists various branches of service.

Physical Description

1 poster : col. ; 97 x 64 cm.

Notes

"P.47-RPB-11-4-42-50M"

Not listed in Cumulative Title Index; not listed in 1944-1945 Monthly Catalog or its supplements; not listed in Checklist.

According to the Checklist, the "P" series includes standard size recruiting posters sized approximately 38" x 25".

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Identifier

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  • Accession or Local Control No: Database No. 766
  • Accession or Local Control No: Historical Collection Accession No. 2252
  • Call Number: Posters WW2 RPB 2
  • OCLC: 14912762 | External Link
  • UNT Catalog No.: b2844012 | External Link
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc174

Collections

This poster is part of the following collections of related materials.

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

  • [1942]

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • June 13, 2006, 12:45 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Sept. 23, 2011, 1:35 p.m.

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Now is the time! : apply at the nearest U.S. Army recruiting and induction station., poster, [1942]; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc174/: accessed October 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.