Christmas overseas gifts : wrap securely, address correctly, choose gifts wisely : mail between Sept. 15 - Oct. 15.

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

Description

Picture of Santa Claus in a soldier's helmet, pointing with his left hand at a wrapped and addressed package in his right. The U.S. seal appears at the lower left corner and a U.S. Navy shield logo appears at the lower right corner.

Physical Description

1 poster : b&w and red ; 69 x 53 cm.

Creation Information

Graves. 1945.

Context

This poster is part of the collection entitled: World War Two 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 927 times , with 4 in the last month . More information about this poster can be viewed below.

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  • Main Title: Christmas overseas gifts : wrap securely, address correctly, choose gifts wisely : mail between Sept. 15 - Oct. 15.
  • Alternate Title: Christmas overseas gifts, ... mail between September 15 to October 15
  • Series Title: American War Posters

Description

Picture of Santa Claus in a soldier's helmet, pointing with his left hand at a wrapped and addressed package in his right. The U.S. seal appears at the lower left corner and a U.S. Navy shield logo appears at the lower right corner.

Physical Description

1 poster : b&w and red ; 69 x 53 cm.

Notes

Additional text:
"Christmas cards may be sent any time"
"U.S. Army and Navy Postal Services"

"P-170-RPB-7-9-45-300M"--In lower right margin with printing stamp.

Listed in 1945 Monthly Catalog, p. 1124 with sudoc number W 3.46/1:C 46. Listed in Cumulative Title Index with sudoc number W 3.46/8:170. Listed in Checklist '76 (reel 105) with both sudoc numbers.

Another copy is available at UNT Libraries (940.54 no.80; DB #358.)

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  • Accession or Local Control No: Database No. 357
  • Government Documents No.: W 3.46/1:C 46
  • OCLC: 40636982 | External Link
  • UNT Catalog No.: b2851401 | External Link
  • Call Number: Posters WW2 Graves 1
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc359

Collections

This poster is part of the following collections of related materials.

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.

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.

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Creation Date

  • 1945

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • June 12, 2006, 10:27 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Oct. 8, 2015, 5:58 p.m.

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Graves. Christmas overseas gifts : wrap securely, address correctly, choose gifts wisely : mail between Sept. 15 - Oct. 15., poster, 1945; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc359/: accessed October 18, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.