Screening the Axis. Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Screening the Axis.
  • Series Title American War Posters

Creator

  • Artist: Artzybasheff, Boris, 1899-1965.
    Creator Type: Personal

Publisher

  • Name: Wickwire Spencer Steel Company
    Place of Publication: [New York]

Date

  • Creation: 1942

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: A mesh metal being stands upright holding a metal sieve through which he strains the metal weaponry out of the enemy. Nazi and Japanese soldiers rain down into the sieve. Above and behind them are dark clouds with lightning striking downward toward the sieve. In the far background is a town.
  • Physical Description: 1 poster : b&w ; 43 x 55 cm.

Subject

  • Keyword: enemy caricature
  • Keyword: steel
  • Keyword: Axis
  • Keyword: racial caricature
  • Keyword: metal
  • 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 -- Propaganda -- Posters -- Specimens.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: World War, 1939-1945 -- Caricatures and cartoons -- Posters -- Specimens.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Industrial mobilization -- United States -- Posters -- Specimens.
  • Keyword: steel mesh
  • Keyword: Nazis
  • Keyword: Japanese
  • Keyword: sieve
  • Keyword: war production
  • Keyword: war supplies

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
  • Rights License: copyright
  • Rights Holder: Wickwire Spencer Steel Company

Resource Type

  • Poster

Format

  • Image

Identifier

  • Accession or Local Control No: Database No. 044
  • Accession or Local Control No: Historical Collection Accession No. Y2049.2
  • OCLC: 68678704
  • Call Number: Posters WW2 Artzybasheff 5
  • UNT Catalog No.: b2994803
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc588

Note

  • Display Note: "Copyright 1942, Wickwire Spencer Steel Company" Title is from "Axis in agony!" (New York: Wickwire Spencer Steel Company, 1944).
  • Digital Preservation: creationAppName: Adobe Photoshop creationAppVersion: 7 creationHardware: Vidar Latitude