Fire away! : buy extra bonds.

Description

Color poster of two sailors on a Navy ship at sea. One sailor is using a search light and the other is looking through binoculars. The sailors wear blue jackets and knitted "watch caps". A U.S. flag can be seen on the ship deck below.

Physical Description

1 poster : col. ; 72 x 51 cm.

Creation Information

Schreiber, Georges, 1904-1977. 1944.

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 495 times . More information about this poster can be viewed below.

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Description

Color poster of two sailors on a Navy ship at sea. One sailor is using a search light and the other is looking through binoculars. The sailors wear blue jackets and knitted "watch caps". A U.S. flag can be seen on the ship deck below.

Physical Description

1 poster : col. ; 72 x 51 cm.

Notes

"In memory, U.S.S. Dorado"--At upper left corner of picture.

Logo near bottom of poster: "5th 'V' War Loan".

"U.S. Government Printing Office : 1944-O-581636"

"WFD 908-A"

Listed in 1944 Monthly Catalog, p. 865. According to Monthly Catalog, this poster was also released in another size, 40.2" x 28.5" (SuDoc no. T 66.8:B 64/10). Both posters are also listed in the Checklist.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: Database No. 543
  • Government Documents No.: T 66.8:B 64/11
  • OCLC: 12389790 | External Link
  • UNT Catalog No.: b2852134 | External Link
  • Call Number: Posters WW2 Schreiber 1
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc222

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

  • 1944

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • June 13, 2006, 11:44 a.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Oct. 8, 2015, 6:36 p.m.

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Schreiber, Georges, 1904-1977. Fire away! : buy extra bonds., poster, 1944; [Washington D.C.]. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc222/: accessed December 15, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.