Newsmap : You can stop the--black market : don't buy or sell on it!

One of 214 posters in the series: Newsmap available on this site.

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Hand with pointing index finger emphasizes the message that "you" are instrumental in controlling the illegal buying and selling of goods.

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1 sheet : col. ill. ; 89 x 120 cm.

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[United States.] Army Information Branch 1946.

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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 17577 times , with 691 in the last month . More information about this poster can be viewed below.

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  • Main Title: Newsmap : You can stop the--black market : don't buy or sell on it!
  • Series Title: Newsmap ; v. 5, no. 4

Description

Hand with pointing index finger emphasizes the message that "you" are instrumental in controlling the illegal buying and selling of goods.

Physical Description

1 sheet : col. ill. ; 89 x 120 cm.

Notes

The University of North Carolina Libraries graciously loaned their copy of this Newsmap for digital imaging.
"Volume IV No. 4"
"Prepared from public sources of information."
"U.S. Government Printing Office - 654909"
Listed in 1947 Monthly Catalog, p. 125.

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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.

World War Two Newsmaps

The Newsmaps were published by the U.S. War Department during World War II. They usually feature maps displaying the theaters of conflict, and often include narrative descriptions of war-related events. Some feature photographic essays or poster-like designs on themes such as enemy insignias, demobilization, and farm loans.

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  • 1946

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  • Oct. 20, 2006, 8:07 a.m.

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  • Nov. 11, 2014, 11:55 a.m.

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[United States.] Army Information Branch. Newsmap : You can stop the--black market : don't buy or sell on it!, poster, 1946; [New York, N.Y.]. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc813/: accessed December 14, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.