Give us lumber for more PT's.

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

Description

Color image of war ships at sea. In the foreground is a boat with "PT 34" painted on it, shining a light and speeding forward. In the background, a ship is sinking as explosive flames rise from it. Other ships and flames can be seen in the distance on the left.

Physical Description

1 poster : col. ; 72 x 101 cm.

Creation Information

AEL. 1943.

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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 434 times . More information about this poster can be viewed below.

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Description

Color image of war ships at sea. In the foreground is a boat with "PT 34" painted on it, shining a light and speeding forward. In the background, a ship is sinking as explosive flames rise from it. Other ships and flames can be seen in the distance on the left.

Physical Description

1 poster : col. ; 72 x 101 cm.

Notes

Artist's signature at upper right corner of picture: "AEL"

"U.S. Army"--Printed at lower left corner of picture with U.S. seal.

"U.S. Government Printing Office : 1943-O-509671"

Listed in 1943 Monthly Catalog, p. 665.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: Database No. 399
  • Government Documents No.: W 107.8:L 97
  • Call Number: Posters WW2 AEL 1
  • OCLC: 40636902 | External Link
  • UNT Catalog No.: b2844565 | External Link
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc334

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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

  • 1943

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • June 12, 2006, 11:12 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • April 29, 2016, 6:03 p.m.

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AEL. Give us lumber for more PT's., poster, 1943; [Washington D.C.]. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc334/: accessed September 21, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.