"Deliver us from evil" : buy war bonds.

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

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Black & white photo of the head and shoulders of a sad-looking young girl surrounded by smoke or clouds. The photo is centered on a white swastika. Text on poster is in white and blue.

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1 poster : col. ; 36 x 28 cm.

Creation Information

Nadeau, Harriet. 1943.

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This poster is part of the collection entitled: World War Two 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 3799 times , with 24 in the last month . More information about this poster can be viewed below.

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Black & white photo of the head and shoulders of a sad-looking young girl surrounded by smoke or clouds. The photo is centered on a white swastika. Text on poster is in white and blue.

Physical Description

1 poster : col. ; 36 x 28 cm.

Notes

The phrase "deliver us from evil" is a scriptural quote from the Bible, Matthew 6:13, commonly known as a portion of "The Lord's Prayer".

"Official U.S. Treasury Poster"

"WSS 808"

"U.S. Government Printing Office : 1943-O-523825"

Artist information is from "The Camera and the Poster: A Discussion by Matlack Price of the Photographic Entries in the National War Poster Competition", in the January 1942 issue of American Artist.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: Database No. 073
  • Government Documents No.: T 1.107:D 37
  • OCLC: 62881537 | External Link
  • Call Number: Posters WW2 Nadeau 1
  • UNT Catalog No.: b2909021 | External Link
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc565

Collections

This poster is part of the following collections of related materials.

World War Two Collection

These materials focus on the World War II era from 1939 to 1945, and the immediate postwar period of the late 1940s. In addition to materials that were actually created during the time period, the collection may include modern studies and commemorative works about the era.

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. It's particularly strong in World War I French and American and World War II American "home front" posters, covering topics like war bonds, rationing, enlistment, security, and morale, and popular artists like Norman Rockwell, Theodore Geisel (better known as Dr. Seuss), and Boris Artzybasheff.

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  • 1943

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  • June 12, 2006, 9:02 p.m.

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  • Oct. 8, 2015, 5:59 p.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Nadeau, Harriet. "Deliver us from evil" : buy war bonds., poster, 1943; [Washington, D.C.]. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc565/: accessed January 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.