Prepared. Chocks removed!

Description

Two posters on one sheet. The large photo on the left is of a "fighter pilot of the Netherlands East Indies Military Air Force" in uniform, standing in a grassy field in front of an airplane. The large photo on the right is labeled, "Fighter plane of the Netherlands East Indies Military Air Force about to take the air". A man facing away from the viewer uses arm signals to direct an airplane on the ground in front of him. In the upper left of each large photo is a small insignia consisting of a crown and two crossed rifles. ... continued below

Physical Description

1 poster : b&w ; 75 x 104 cm.

Creation Information

Thiessen, Jr., J. Creation Date: Unknown.

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This poster is part of the collection entitled: World War Poster Collection and was provided by UNT Libraries Government Documents Department to Digital Library, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 110 times . More information about this poster can be viewed below.

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Titles

  • Main Title: Prepared. Chocks removed!
  • Added Title: Prepared : fighter pilot of the Netherlands East Indies Military Air Force.
  • Added Title: Chocks removed! : a fighter plane of the Netherlands East Indies Military Air Force about to take the air.

Description

Two posters on one sheet. The large photo on the left is of a "fighter pilot of the Netherlands East Indies Military Air Force" in uniform, standing in a grassy field in front of an airplane. The large photo on the right is labeled, "Fighter plane of the Netherlands East Indies Military Air Force about to take the air". A man facing away from the viewer uses arm signals to direct an airplane on the ground in front of him. In the upper left of each large photo is a small insignia consisting of a crown and two crossed rifles. Around the edges of the sheet are small photographs of airplanes, bombs, and airplane mechanics.

Physical Description

1 poster : b&w ; 75 x 104 cm.

Notes

"Royal Netherlands Indies Army"

"Voorlichting Koninklijk Nederlandsch Indische Leger"

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  • Accession or Local Control No: Database No. 461
  • Accession or Local Control No: Historical Collection Accession No. 2014
  • Call Number: Posters WW2 Thiessen 1
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc277

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World War Poster Collection

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  • This poster's creation, acceptance, or submission date is unknown.

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • June 13, 2006, 11:36 a.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Dec. 21, 2009, 2:56 p.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Thiessen, Jr., J. Prepared. Chocks removed!, poster, Date Unknown; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc277/: accessed December 15, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.