Your ore packs a punch!

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

Description

Two miners listen to the radio. One miner rests his helmet on top of the radio. He rejoices as the radio announces a successful attack by U.S. tanks against the Nazi forces.

Physical Description

1 poster : b&w ; 51 x 41 cm.

Creation Information

Kirby, Rollin, 1875-1952 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 286 times . More information about this poster can be viewed below.

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  • Kirby, Rollin, 1875-1952 Rollin Kirby was a political cartoonist. Many of his drawings are in the Library of Congress collection.

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Description

Two miners listen to the radio. One miner rests his helmet on top of the radio. He rejoices as the radio announces a successful attack by U.S. tanks against the Nazi forces.

Physical Description

1 poster : b&w ; 51 x 41 cm.

Notes

"U.S. Army"--At lower left corner of poster with U.S. seal.

"U.S. Government Printing Office : 1943-O-529012"

Listed in 1943 Monthly Catalog, p. 1375.

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Identifier

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  • Accession or Local Control No: Database No. 482
  • Government Documents No.: W 107.8:OR 3
  • Call Number: Posters WW2 Kirby 1
  • OCLC: 40636952 | External Link
  • UNT Catalog No.: b2849497 | External Link
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc266

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

  • 1943

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • June 13, 2006, noon

Description Last Updated

  • April 29, 2016, 6:05 p.m.

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Kirby, Rollin, 1875-1952. Your ore packs a punch!, poster, 1943; [Washington D.C.]. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc266/: accessed September 19, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.