He's sure to get V-mail : safest overseas mail.

Description

Smiling soldier in combat helmet reading mail.

Physical Description

1 poster : col. ; 72 x 56 cm.

Creation Information

Schlaikjer, Jes Wilhelm, 1897-1982. [1943].

Context

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

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Titles

  • Main Title: He's sure to get V-mail : safest overseas mail.
  • Alternate Title: He's sure to get V···-mail, safest overseas mail

Description

Smiling soldier in combat helmet reading mail.

Physical Description

1 poster : col. ; 72 x 56 cm.

Notes

"U.S. Army Postal Service."

"P-X-11-RPB-9-1-43-200M"

The " . . . - " in the working title spells "V" in Morse code.

Recruiting Publicity Bureau of the United States Army seal appears in lower left-hand corner.

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Identifier

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  • Accession or Local Control No: Database No. 237
  • Accession or Local Control No: Historical Collection Accession No. Y2018
  • Call Number: Posters World War II Schlaikjer 3
  • OCLC: 62928151 | External Link
  • UNT Catalog No.: b2930804 | External Link
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc455

Collections

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.

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, 8:28 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Dec. 21, 2009, 11:41 a.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Schlaikjer, Jes Wilhelm, 1897-1982. He's sure to get V-mail : safest overseas mail., poster, [1943]; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc455/: accessed November 24, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.