What Britain puts in the common pool.

One of 30 posters in the series: British War Posters available on this site.

Description

Color pictograph showing military supplies and facilities produced by Britain. In the center is an outline map of Britain, with 10 arrows around it, each pointing to a picture of a product or facility: tanks, boats, port and ship repair facilities and fueling, food, airfields, clothing and uniforms, shipping, hospitals and medical facilities, warships and aircraft.

Physical Description

1 poster : col. ; 56 x 43 cm.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. Creation Date: Unknown.

Context

This poster is part of the collection entitled: World War Poster Collection and was provided by UNT Libraries Government Documents Department to Digital Library, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 154 times . More information about this poster can be viewed below.

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Color pictograph showing military supplies and facilities produced by Britain. In the center is an outline map of Britain, with 10 arrows around it, each pointing to a picture of a product or facility: tanks, boats, port and ship repair facilities and fueling, food, airfields, clothing and uniforms, shipping, hospitals and medical facilities, warships and aircraft.

Physical Description

1 poster : col. ; 56 x 43 cm.

Notes

"Pictograph Corporation for British Information Services"--Lower right margin.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: Database No. 306
  • Accession or Local Control No: Historical Collection Accession No. Y2105
  • Call Number: Posters WW2 BIS 6
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc402

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. 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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Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • June 12, 2006, 9:51 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Sept. 23, 2011, 12:04 p.m.

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What Britain puts in the common pool., poster, Date Unknown; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc402/: accessed April 24, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.