Don't get hurt : it may cost his life.

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

Description

Color poster shows a man with his arm in a cast and a sling. He wears overalls and a work shirt. At the bottom of the poster is an image of a fallen soldier lying in the sand. U.S. Army Safety Program seal appears at lower right corner of picture.

Physical Description

1 poster : col. ; 102 x 73 cm.

Creation Information

Keppler, Victor 1943.

Context

This poster is part of the collection entitled: World War Two 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 757 times , with 4 in the last month . More information about this poster can be viewed below.

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Description

Color poster shows a man with his arm in a cast and a sling. He wears overalls and a work shirt. At the bottom of the poster is an image of a fallen soldier lying in the sand. U.S. Army Safety Program seal appears at lower right corner of picture.

Physical Description

1 poster : col. ; 102 x 73 cm.

Notes

"U.S. Government Printing Office : 1943-O-557533"

"War Department Safety Council"

Listed in 1944 Monthly Catalog, p. 598. According to Monthly Catalog entry, "This poster also issued in various smaller sizes."

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  • Accession or Local Control No: Database No. 476
  • Government Documents No.: W 37.11:H 94/5
  • Call Number: Posters WW2 Keppler 3
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc269

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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.

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.

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Creation Date

  • 1943

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • June 13, 2006, 11:58 a.m.

Description Last Updated

  • April 29, 2016, 7:13 p.m.

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Keppler, Victor. Don't get hurt : it may cost his life., poster, 1943; [Washington, D.C.]. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc269/: accessed October 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.