Keep your Red Cross at his side : give!

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

Description

Image of a soldier in a helmet. Green foliage is seen in the background. A large Red Cross symbol appears in the lower right area of the poster.

Physical Description

1 poster : col. ; 71 x 56 cm.

Creation Information

Whitman. [c. 1945].

Context

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 409 times , with 6 in the last month . More information about this poster can be viewed below.

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Description

Image of a soldier in a helmet. Green foliage is seen in the background. A large Red Cross symbol appears in the lower right area of the poster.

Physical Description

1 poster : col. ; 71 x 56 cm.

Notes

Some information about Red Cross posters is available at: http://www.collectarc.com
and
http://www.redcross.org/museum/posterexhibit/poster.html

"Litho in U.S.A."--Lower left corner of poster.

Another poster with the same slogan, but featuring an image of a sailor, is listed in the U.S. National Archives Archival Research Catalog (NARA NWDNS-44-PA-1219).

Some Red Cross posters in the UNT Libraries are documents due to Red Cross charter relationship. Status of this poster is unknown--nkr

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  • Accession or Local Control No: Database No. 411
  • Accession or Local Control No: Historical Collection Accession No. Y2228
  • Call Number: Posters WW2 Whitman 1
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc323

Collections

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

  • [c. 1945]

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • June 13, 2006, 10:06 a.m.

Description Last Updated

  • April 18, 2013, 4:05 p.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Whitman. Keep your Red Cross at his side : give!, poster, [c. 1945]; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc323/: accessed October 24, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.