"Good bye, Dad, I'm off to fight for Old Glory, you buy U.S. gov't bonds" : Third Liberty Loan.

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

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Color illustration of a young man, in uniform holding a rifle, shaking the hand of an elderly man with white hair and beard wearing matching gray pants and vest and a white shirt with a bow tie. There is a landscape of farms in the distance. There is a blue border around the picture.

Physical Description

1 poster : col. ; 30 x 20 cm.

Creation Information

Harris, Lawrence S. 1917~.

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This poster is part of the collection entitled: World War One 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 1334 times , with 10 in the last month . More information about this poster can be viewed below.

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  • Main Title: "Good bye, Dad, I'm off to fight for Old Glory, you buy U.S. gov't bonds" : Third Liberty Loan.
  • Alternate Title: 3rd Liberty Loan
  • Series Title: American War Posters

Description

Color illustration of a young man, in uniform holding a rifle, shaking the hand of an elderly man with white hair and beard wearing matching gray pants and vest and a white shirt with a bow tie. There is a landscape of farms in the distance. There is a blue border around the picture.

Physical Description

1 poster : col. ; 30 x 20 cm.

Notes

"9-A"

"Sackett & Wilhelms Corp. N.Y."

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  • Accession or Local Control No: Database No. 406
  • Accession or Local Control No: Historical Collection Accession No. Y2218
  • Call Number: Posters WW1 Harris 1
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc327

Collections

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World War One Collection

The World War I Collection contains materials that focus on the WWI era from 1914 to 1918. In addition to materials that were actually created during the time period, the collection may include modern studies and commemorative works about the era.

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. It's particularly strong in World War I French and American and World War II American "home front" posters, covering topics like war bonds, rationing, enlistment, security, and morale, and popular artists like Norman Rockwell, Theodore Geisel (better known as Dr. Seuss), and Boris Artzybasheff.

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Creation Date

  • 1917~

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • June 13, 2006, 4:57 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Oct. 8, 2014, 5:32 p.m.

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Harris, Lawrence S. "Good bye, Dad, I'm off to fight for Old Glory, you buy U.S. gov't bonds" : Third Liberty Loan., poster, 1917~; New York, N.Y.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc327/: accessed May 22, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.