Till we meet again : buy war bonds.

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


A smiling soldier in a khaki uniform and cap waves from a porthole.

Physical Description

1 poster : col. ; 56 X 36 cm.

Creation Information

Hirsch, Joseph, 1910-1981. 1942.


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A smiling soldier in a khaki uniform and cap waves from a porthole.

Physical Description

1 poster : col. ; 56 X 36 cm.



"U.S. Government Printing Office : 1942-O-491739"

Not listed in Monthly Catalog or Checklist '76.

Known to have been issued in at least two sizes.

UNT Library has a larger version of this poster, cropped differently (Historical Collection no. Y2056; DB #245).

Publication date is not printed on the poster.


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  • Accession or Local Control No: Database No. 246
  • Accession or Local Control No: Historical Collection Accession No. Y2056
  • Call Number: Posters WW2 Hirsch 2
  • OCLC: 62882243 | External Link
  • UNT Catalog No.: b2909061 | External Link
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc447


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

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.

World War Two Collection

These materials focus on the World War II era from 1939 to 1945, and the immediate postwar period of the late 1940s. In addition to materials that were actually created during the time period, the collection may include modern studies and commemorative works about the era.

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Creation Date

  • 1942

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • June 12, 2006, 8:39 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Oct. 8, 2015, 7:01 p.m.

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Hirsch, Joseph, 1910-1981. Till we meet again : buy war bonds., poster, 1942; [Washington D.C.]. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc447/: accessed May 24, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.