Your metals fight on every front! Metadata

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  • Main Title Your metals fight on every front!
  • Series Title American War Posters


  • Author: United States. Army.
    Creator Type: Organization


  • Name: United States. Government Printing Office.
    Place of Publication: [Washington D.C.]


  • Creation: 1943


  • English


  • Content Description: A series of six brown-tinted photographs with captions depicting the uses of metals in the armed forces during World War II. Describes the use of metals for vehicles, airplanes, bombs, and guns.
  • Physical Description: 1 poster : brown & white ; 56 x 82 cm.


  • Keyword: metal
  • Keyword: war supplies
  • Keyword: PB2Y Navy plane
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: War posters, American -- 1939-1945 -- Specimens.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: World War, 1939-1945 -- United States -- Posters -- Specimens.
  • Keyword: airplane
  • Keyword: military vehicles
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: World War, 1939-1945 -- Equipment and supplies -- Posters -- Specimens.
  • Keyword: 155 mm Howitzer
  • Keyword: 81 mm trench mortar
  • Keyword: 37 mm anti-tank gun
  • Keyword: artillery guns
  • Keyword: Army ambulance
  • Keyword: half-track car

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source


  • Name: World War Poster Collection
    Code: WWPC
  • Name: World War Two Collection
    Code: WWII


  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD


  • Rights Access: public

Resource Type

  • Poster


  • Image


  • Accession or Local Control No: Database No. 435
  • Accession or Local Control No: Historical Collection Accession No. Y2277
  • Call Number: Posters WW2 Army 6
  • OCLC: 64583652
  • UNT Catalog No.: b2962552
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc301


  • Display Note: "U.S. Army"--At lower left corner of poster with U.S. seal. "U.S. Government Printing Office : 1943-O-519303"
  • Display Note: Publication date is not printed on the poster.
  • Digital Preservation: creationAppName: Adobe Photoshop creationAppVersion: 7 creationHardware: Vidar Latitude