A half-filled stamp album is like a half-equipped soldier.

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

Description

Long banner with text in the middle and images on the left and right sides. On the left side is a soldier holding a "missing" gun. On the right side is an image of a stamp album.

Physical Description

1 poster : col. ; 26 x 152 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 205 times , with 4 in the last month . More information about this poster can be viewed below.

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Description

Long banner with text in the middle and images on the left and right sides. On the left side is a soldier holding a "missing" gun. On the right side is an image of a stamp album.

Physical Description

1 poster : col. ; 26 x 152 cm.

Notes

"U.S. Government Printing Office : 1942-O-496082"

"WSS 689"

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Identifier

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  • Accession or Local Control No: Database No. 134
  • Accession or Local Control No: Historical Collection Accession No. Y2004
  • OCLC: 12644224 | External Link
  • Call Number: Posters WW2 WSS 2
  • UNT Catalog No.: b2846517 | External Link
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc520

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, 9:57 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Oct. 8, 2015, 7:55 p.m.

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Yesterday: 0
Past 30 days: 4
Total Uses: 205

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United States. War Savings Staff. A half-filled stamp album is like a half-equipped soldier., poster, 1942; [Washington D.C.]. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc520/: accessed October 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.