You give him wings! : the Army needs lumber for training planes.

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

Description

A pilot in a khaki flight suit climbs into an airplane. Two planes are flying overhead in the distance.

Physical Description

1 poster : col. ; 102 x 73 cm.

Creation Information

Ward, E. T. 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 1072 times , with 26 in the last month . More information about this poster can be viewed below.

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  • Main Title: You give him wings! : the Army needs lumber for training planes.
  • Alternate Title: You give him wings! Army needs lumber for training planes
  • Series Title: American War Posters

Description

A pilot in a khaki flight suit climbs into an airplane. Two planes are flying overhead in the distance.

Physical Description

1 poster : col. ; 102 x 73 cm.

Notes

"U.S. Army"--At lower left edge of picture.

"U.S. Government Printing Office : 1943--O--542908"

Not listed in GPO Monthly Catalog or Checklist '76.

This poster in another size (28" x 20") is listed in 1944 Monthly Catalog, p. 600 (Sudoc no. W 107.8:L 97/8).

Not listed in library catalogs or indexes as of 11/6/2003.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: Database No. 396
  • Accession or Local Control No: Historical Collection Accession No. Y2244
  • Call Number: Posters WW2 Ward 1
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc337

Collections

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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, 11:04 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Oct. 8, 2015, 8:02 p.m.

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Ward, E. T. You give him wings! : the Army needs lumber for training planes., poster, 1943; [Washington D.C.]. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc337/: accessed July 27, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.