Be a Victory Farm Volunteer in the U.S. Crop Corps : see your principal.

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

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The main part of the poster is a large black-and white photograph of the faces of a smiling teenage girl and boy. The lower part of the poster is a green-tinted photograph of young volunteers harvesting potatoes. A farmer on a mule- or horse-drawn farm machine can be seen in the background. The sky in the background is colored blue.

Physical Description

1 poster : col. ; 56 x 36 cm.

Creation Information

National Victory Farm Volunteers (U.S.) 1943.

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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 669 times . More information about this poster can be viewed below.

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  • Main Title: Be a Victory Farm Volunteer in the U.S. Crop Corps : see your principal.
  • Series Title: American War Posters

Description

The main part of the poster is a large black-and white photograph of the faces of a smiling teenage girl and boy. The lower part of the poster is a green-tinted photograph of young volunteers harvesting potatoes. A farmer on a mule- or horse-drawn farm machine can be seen in the background. The sky in the background is colored blue.

Physical Description

1 poster : col. ; 56 x 36 cm.

Notes

"U.S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1943-O-517942"

"U.S. Department of Agriculture"

Listed in 1943 Monthly Catalog, p. 1153. Title varies slightly in Monthly Catalog entry.

Listed in UNT shelflist card file.

Listed in Checklist '76:reel 2 or 58

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  • Accession or Local Control No: Database No. 68
  • Government Documents No.: A 1.32:V 66/2
  • OCLC: 12577439 | External Link
  • UNT Catalog No.: b2892787 | External Link
  • Call Number: Posters WW2 VFV 1
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc569

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

  • 1943

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • June 12, 2006, 9 p.m.

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  • Oct. 8, 2015, 5:58 p.m.

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National Victory Farm Volunteers (U.S.). Be a Victory Farm Volunteer in the U.S. Crop Corps : see your principal., poster, 1943; [Washington, D.C.]. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc569/: accessed June 28, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.