Protect his future : buy and keep war bonds.

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

Description

Color poster shows a young, smiling boy being lifted in the air holding on to a man's hands. The boy has blond hair and is wearing red overalls and a white t-shirt.

Physical Description

1 poster : col. ; 35 x 25 cm.

Creation Information

Nichols, Ruth Alexander. 1944.

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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 537 times , with 23 in the last month . More information about this poster can be viewed below.

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Description

Color poster shows a young, smiling boy being lifted in the air holding on to a man's hands. The boy has blond hair and is wearing red overalls and a white t-shirt.

Physical Description

1 poster : col. ; 35 x 25 cm.

Notes

"Ruth Nichols"--Printed at lower left corner of picture.

In lower margin:
"WFD 977"
"Official U.S. Treasury Poster".
"U.S. Government Printing Office : 1944-O-626443"

Listed in 1945 Monthly Catalog, p. 429.

According to GPO Monthly Catalog and/or Checklist, this poster was issued in additional sizes: 40" x 28.5" (WFD 977-B, T 66.8:B 64/37); 28" x 22" (WFD 977-C, T 66.8:B 64/38); and 28" x 20" (WFD 977-A, T 66.8:B 64/39).

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  • Accession or Local Control No: Database No. 548
  • Government Documents No.: T 66.8:B 64/40
  • Call Number: Posters WW2 Nichols 1
  • OCLC: 47285105 | External Link
  • UNT Catalog No.: b2851135 | External Link
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc217

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

  • 1944

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • June 13, 2006, 11:48 a.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Oct. 8, 2015, 6:56 p.m.

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Nichols, Ruth Alexander. Protect his future : buy and keep war bonds., poster, 1944; [Washington D.C.]. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc217/: accessed October 18, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.