I'll carry mine too! : trucks and tires must last till victory.

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

Description

Large poster created from photographs. In the foreground is a color image of a woman carrying groceries and parcels in her arms. She wears a green suit and hat, and a yellow blouse. In the background is a black & white image of soldiers marching with guns and backpacks.

Physical Description

1 poster : col. ; 72 x 56 cm.

Creation Information

Sarra, Valentino, 1903- 1943.

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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 1060 times , with 14 in the last month . More information about this poster can be viewed below.

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Description

Large poster created from photographs. In the foreground is a color image of a woman carrying groceries and parcels in her arms. She wears a green suit and hat, and a yellow blouse. In the background is a black & white image of soldiers marching with guns and backpacks.

Physical Description

1 poster : col. ; 72 x 56 cm.

Notes

"OWI Poster No. 28. Additional copies may be obtained upon request from the Division of Public Inquiries, Office of War Information, Washington, D.C."

"The Office of Defense Transportation"

"U.S. Government Printing Office : 1943-O-503155"

Listed in 1943 Monthly Catalog, p. 632.

Cataloged in UNT shelflist card file.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: Database No. 544
  • Government Documents No.: PR 32.5015:28
  • UNT Catalog No.: b2852128 | External Link
  • OCLC: 12402420 | External Link
  • Call Number: Posters WW2 Sarra 2
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc221

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

  • 1943

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • June 13, 2006, 11:45 a.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Oct. 8, 2015, 6:13 p.m.

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Sarra, Valentino, 1903-. I'll carry mine too! : trucks and tires must last till victory., poster, 1943; Washington D.C.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc221/: accessed October 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.