Bonds or bondage : everybody--every pay day 10%.

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

Description

Image of a man in cap and overalls, with outstretched arms and legs. In one hand he holds a U.S. flag; his other hand and leg are chained to a swastika-inscribed ball. One side of his face smiles; the other side is weary. The poster background is also split in two halves: On the left is a landscape of farm lands, industrial smoke stacks, and skyscrapers; on the right is a dark barren landscape.

Physical Description

1 poster : col. ; 72 x 54 cm.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 1941/1942?.

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 3609 times , with 77 in the last month . More information about this poster can be viewed below.

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Description

Image of a man in cap and overalls, with outstretched arms and legs. In one hand he holds a U.S. flag; his other hand and leg are chained to a swastika-inscribed ball. One side of his face smiles; the other side is weary. The poster background is also split in two halves: On the left is a landscape of farm lands, industrial smoke stacks, and skyscrapers; on the right is a dark barren landscape.

Physical Description

1 poster : col. ; 72 x 54 cm.

Notes

Publication dates were extrapolated from appearance in "Posters Used by American Industries as War Production Incentives" (Boston : S.D. Warren Co.), 1942.

Poster title not listed in library catalogs and indexes as of 5/10/2004.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: Database No. 760
  • Accession or Local Control No: Historical Collection Accession No. 2228
  • Call Number: Posters WW2 RCA 7
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc179

Collections

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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

  • 1941/1942?

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • June 13, 2006, 12:35 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • March 17, 2017, 9:22 p.m.

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Bonds or bondage : everybody--every pay day 10%., poster, 1941/1942?; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc179/: accessed October 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.