A lifetime education free for high school graduates who qualify : U.S. Cadet Nurse Corps.

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

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A woman in a gray military uniform is shown in the right foreground. In the left background are two young women in dresses, carrying books and looking at the uniformed woman.

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1 poster : col. ; 67 x 47 cm.

Creation Information

Ross, Alexander, 1909- 1945.

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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 774 times , with 18 in the last month . More information about this poster can be viewed below.

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Description

A woman in a gray military uniform is shown in the right foreground. In the left background are two young women in dresses, carrying books and looking at the uniformed woman.

Physical Description

1 poster : col. ; 67 x 47 cm.

Notes

Additional text: "Go to your local hospital or write to U.S. Public Health Service, Box 88, New York 8, N.Y."

"N. E. Poster 4"

"U.S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE : 1945-O-645714"

"Federal Security Agency"

Mailing label on the back of poster; originally sent to Miss Mabel Wilkerson, No. Texas S.T.C. Dem. School, Denton, Texas from the Federal Security Agency, U.S. Public Health Service, U.S. Cadet Nurse Corps, Washington 14, DC.

Listed in 1945 Monthly Catalog, p. 869.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: Database No. 227
  • Government Documents No.: FS 2.26:N 93/10
  • OCLC: 40636991 | External Link
  • UNT Catalog No.: b2848451 | External Link
  • Call Number: Posters WW2 Ross 1
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc461

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. 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

  • 1945

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • June 12, 2006, 8:22 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Oct. 8, 2015, 6:10 p.m.

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Ross, Alexander, 1909-. A lifetime education free for high school graduates who qualify : U.S. Cadet Nurse Corps., poster, 1945; [Washington D.C.]. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc461/: accessed April 24, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.