Your war bonds are a stake in the future.

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

Description

Painting of an engraved stone plaque affixed to an outer red brick wall of a building. The plaque has an eagle/shield at the top and the text engraved below it. A U.S. flag wrapped around its pole leans toward the plaque in the foreground.

Physical Description

1 poster : col. ; 71 x 51 cm.

Creation Information

Saalburg, Allen Russell, 1899-1987. 1943.

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 332 times , with 5 in the last month . More information about this poster can be viewed below.

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Description

Painting of an engraved stone plaque affixed to an outer red brick wall of a building. The plaque has an eagle/shield at the top and the text engraved below it. A U.S. flag wrapped around its pole leans toward the plaque in the foreground.

Physical Description

1 poster : col. ; 71 x 51 cm.

Notes

"WSS 816-A"

"U.S. Government Printing Office : 1943-O-529167"

Stamped on verso: "From Congressman Ed Gossett, 13th Texas District."

Not listed in library catalogs or indexes as of 4/23/2004.

Known to have been issued in at least two sizes. A different size is listed in the OCLC database.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: Database No. 501
  • Accession or Local Control No: Historical Collection Accession No. 1259
  • UNT Catalog No.: b2908873 | External Link
  • Call Number: Posters WW2 Saalburg 3
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc252

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, 10:47 a.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Oct. 8, 2015, 8 p.m.

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Past 30 days: 5
Total Uses: 332

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Saalburg, Allen Russell, 1899-1987. Your war bonds are a stake in the future., poster, 1943; [Washington D.C.]. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc252/: accessed August 16, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.