The guys who don't say much. Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title The guys who don't say much.
  • Series Title Defense Savings Staff [poster] (United States. Defense Savings Staff) ; 185.

Publisher

  • Name: [U.S. Defense Savings Staff]

Date

  • Creation: [1941-1942?]

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: Black & white poster. At left is an article describing the "average man". At right is a photograph of a man wearing a plaid shirt and plaid jacket, overalls, a cap, and smoking a pipe. Below the photo are "Questions and Answers about Bonds and Stamps".
  • Physical Description: 1 poster : b&w ; 61 x 46 cm.

Subject

  • Keyword: war finance
  • Keyword: advertisement
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: World War, 1939-1945 -- United States -- Posters -- Specimens.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: War posters, American -- 1939-1945 -- Specimens.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: World War, 1939-1945 -- Finance -- United States -- Posters -- Specimens.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: World War, 1939-1945 -- Propaganda -- Posters -- Specimens.
  • Keyword: Defense Savings Bonds
  • Keyword: Defense Savings Stamps
  • Keyword: war savings stamps
  • Keyword: civilian responsibility
  • Keyword: freedom
  • Keyword: liberty

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. 125
  • Accession or Local Control No: Historical Collection Accession No. 2018
  • Call Number: Posters WW2 DSS 2
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc528

Note

  • Display Note: "DSS-186" This poster is an example of a government ad for defense bonds. In actual use, the name of real companies sponsoring the ad in a publication would replace the "Smith Co.," "Jones Co.," and/or "Brown Co." For more information about war savings advertising, see Ad*Access at Duke University, http://scriptorium.lib.duke.edu/adaccess/warbonds.html . The Defense Savings Staff (DSS) existed from Mar. 19, 1941 to April 15, 1942 when the name changed to War Savings Staff (WSS). Not listed in library catalogs or indexes as of 4/23/2004.
  • Digital Preservation: creationAppName: Adobe Photoshop creationAppVersion: 7 creationHardware: Vidar Latitude