Lumber does its stuff --a long way from home. Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Lumber does its stuff --a long way from home.
  • Series Title U.S. Army official poster.
  • Series Title American War Posters

Creator

  • Author: United States. War Department. Bureau of Public Relations.
    Creator Type: Organization

Publisher

  • Name: United States. Government Printing Office.
    Place of Publication: [Washington D.C.]

Date

  • Creation: 1943

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: Poster consists of photographs and text in a purple-red tone. Six photographs depict the use of lumber by the U.S. armed forces in World War II: to build bridges, tents, and life rafts, and to ship supplies. Photos also illustrate how wooden shipping crates are re-used by field post offices and commissaries in the South Pacific.
  • Physical Description: 1 poster : col. ; 56 x 81 cm.

Subject

  • Keyword: lumber
  • Keyword: war supplies
  • Keyword: wood
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: World War, 1939-1945 -- Lumber -- United States.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: War posters, American -- 1939-1945 -- Specimens.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: World War, 1939-1945 -- United States -- Posters -- Specimens.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: World War, 1939-1945 -- Equipment and supplies -- Posters -- Specimens.

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Collection

  • Name: World War Poster Collection
    Code: WWPC
  • Name: World War Two Collection
    Code: WWII

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Rights

  • Rights Access: public

Resource Type

  • Poster

Format

  • Image

Identifier

  • Accession or Local Control No: Database No. 154
  • Government Documents No.: W 107.8:L 97/11
  • Call Number: Posters WW2 BPR 3
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc509

Note

  • Display Note: "I.S.D. no. 114" "U.S. Government Printing Office : 1943-O-560495" "U.S. Army Official Poster"--Centered at bottom with U.S. seal. Listed in 1944 Monthly Catalog, p. 600. "1391" is written in upper left corner of poster.
  • Digital Preservation: creationAppName: Adobe Photoshop creationAppVersion: 7 creationHardware: Vidar Latitude