Wood goes to war.

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


A series of blue-tinted photographs and captions describing the use of wood in war situations.

Physical Description

1 poster : blue & white ; 56 x 82 cm.

Creation Information

United States. Army. 1943.


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A series of blue-tinted photographs and captions describing the use of wood in war situations.

Physical Description

1 poster : blue & white ; 56 x 82 cm.


"I.S.D. No. 124"

"U.S. Government Printing Office : 1943-O-564935"

"U.S. Army Official Poster"--At lower right corner with U.S. seal.

Listed in 1944 Monthly Catalog, p. 467.

According to note in Checklist '76, "I.S.D." number assignment is not a series assignment, but rather an office convenience in bookkeeping and requisitioning printing jobs.

ISD = Industrial Services Division (note from "W107.8" section of Checklist).


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Unique identifying numbers for this poster in the Digital Library or other systems.

  • Accession or Local Control No: Database No. 414
  • Government Documents No.: W 107.8:W 85/8
  • Call Number: Posters WW2 Army 2
  • OCLC: 39673773 | External Link
  • UNT Catalog No.: b2849411 | External Link
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc321


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, 10:08 a.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Oct. 8, 2015, 7:33 p.m.

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United States. Army. Wood goes to war., poster, 1943; [Washington D.C.]. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc321/: accessed November 17, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.