Let's fly this flag : everybody at least 10% in war bonds.

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

Description

A blue flag (with white silhouette of Concord Minute Man, 12 white stars circling him) flies on a gold pole. A red, white, and blue target is to the bottom left of the flag, containing the text, "Everybody at least 10%".

Physical Description

1 poster : col. ; 72 x 56 cm.

Creation Information

United States. Dept. of the Treasury. 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 229 times , with 5 in the last month . More information about this poster can be viewed below.

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Description

A blue flag (with white silhouette of Concord Minute Man, 12 white stars circling him) flies on a gold pole. A red, white, and blue target is to the bottom left of the flag, containing the text, "Everybody at least 10%".

Physical Description

1 poster : col. ; 72 x 56 cm.

Notes

"U.S. Government Printing Office : 1942-O-476088"

"WSS 551"

Listed in 1943 Monthly Catalog, p. 104.

A smaller version of this poster is in the UNT Libraries' collection (Historical Collection no. Y2133.2).

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Identifier

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  • Accession or Local Control No: Database No. 162
  • Government Documents No.: T 1.107:L 56/5
  • Call Number: Posters WW2 WSS 6
  • OCLC: 40636676 | External Link
  • UNT Catalog No.: b2846555 | External Link
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc503

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.

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, 10:40 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Oct. 8, 2015, 6:09 p.m.

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United States. Dept. of the Treasury. Let's fly this flag : everybody at least 10% in war bonds., poster, 1942; [Washington D.C.]. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc503/: accessed December 12, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.