Say yes! : take your change in war stamps.

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

Description

Color poster shows three stylized images of soldiers from the different branches of the U.S. armed forces (Navy, Army, Marines). Above them is a speech bubble containing the poster text.

Physical Description

1 poster : col. ; 71 x 56 cm.

Creation Information

United States. War Savings Staff. 1942.

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

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Description

Color poster shows three stylized images of soldiers from the different branches of the U.S. armed forces (Navy, Army, Marines). Above them is a speech bubble containing the poster text.

Physical Description

1 poster : col. ; 71 x 56 cm.

Notes

"WSS 690"

"U.S. Government Printing Office : 1942-O-496083"

UNT Library has 5 copies of this poster.

Copy 4 has mailing information on verso. Originally sent to: Mr. Joseph Lyman Kingsbury, State Historical Collection, North Texas State Teacher College, Denton Texas from the Treasury Department, Defense Savings Staff.

Copies 4 & 5 are backed with cardboard.

Four other copies: Historical Collection WP No. #46 (DB #220-223).

Not listed in library catalogs or indexes as of 4/7/2004.

Library also has a different poster with same title (Y2002).

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  • Accession or Local Control No: Database No. 224
  • Accession or Local Control No: Historical Collection Accession No. Y2062
  • Call Number: Posters WW2 WSS 9
  • OCLC: 62875408 | External Link
  • UNT Catalog No.: b2908734x | External Link
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc463

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

  • 1942

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • June 12, 2006, 8:20 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Oct. 8, 2015, 7:59 p.m.

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United States. War Savings Staff. Say yes! : take your change in war stamps., poster, 1942; [Washington D.C.]. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc463/: accessed November 18, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.