Have you really tried to save gas by getting into a car club?

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

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Close-up of a soldier's face. He wears a helmet which is unstrapped. A white bandage can be seen on his forehead under the helmet. Blood drips down the side of his face from the bandage to his jaw.

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1 poster : col. ; 71 x 51 cm.

Creation Information

Von Schmidt, Harold, 1893-1982. 1944.

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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 2316 times , with 74 in the last month . More information about this poster can be viewed below.

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  • Main Title: Have you really tried to save gas by getting into a car club?
  • Series Title: American War Posters

Description

Close-up of a soldier's face. He wears a helmet which is unstrapped. A white bandage can be seen on his forehead under the helmet. Blood drips down the side of his face from the bandage to his jaw.

Physical Description

1 poster : col. ; 71 x 51 cm.

Notes

"U.S. Government Printing Office : 1944-O-585265"

Listed in Checklist '76 (reel 96).

Not listed in GPO Monthly Catalog; however, a larger version of this poster is listed in 1944 Monthly Catalog, p. 850.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: Database No. 447
  • Government Documents No.: PR 32.4212:G 21/2
  • Call Number: Posters WW2 Von Schmidt 1
  • UNT Catalog No.: b2849433 | External Link
  • OCLC: 40636974 | External Link
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc289

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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

  • 1944

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • June 13, 2006, 11:05 a.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Oct. 8, 2015, 6:48 p.m.

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Von Schmidt, Harold, 1893-1982. Have you really tried to save gas by getting into a car club?, poster, 1944; [Washington D.C.]. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc289/: accessed December 17, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.