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Wood at war.

Description: Black and white poster with five photos showing the use of wood in military defense. Each photo has a caption underneath describing how the wood is being used.
Date: 1943
Creator: United States. War Department. Bureau of Public Relations.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Wood follows the flag.

Description: A series of red-tinted photographs depict the use of wood for war purposes. Each photo has a caption describing how the wood is being used.
Date: 1943
Creator: United States. War Department. Bureau of Public Relations.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[Third war loan rally]

Description: Photograph of the third war loan rally that took place on Woodward Avenue outside of JL Hudson's department store in Detroit, Michigan. The rally was held to promote war bond sales.
Date: 1943
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Third war loan rally]

Description: Photograph of the third war loan rally that took place on Woodward Avenue outside of JL Hudson's department store in Detroit, Michigan. The rally was held to promote war bond sales.
Date: 1943
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

"My girl's a WOW" : woman ordnance worker.

Description: Color illustration of a helmeted soldier, smiling and holding a black and white picture of a woman. The woman wears a kerchief on her head and a pin on her white shirt (probably an I.D. badge) that has a woman's face and a number (14002) on it.
Date: 1943
Creator: Treidler, Adolph, 1886-1981.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Give us lumber for more PT's.

Description: Color image of war ships at sea. In the foreground is a boat with "PT 34" painted on it, shining a light and speeding forward. In the background, a ship is sinking as explosive flames rise from it. Other ships and flames can be seen in the distance on the left.
Date: 1943
Creator: AEL.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Your metal saves our convoys : keep it coming!

Description: In the foreground, a man stands on a platform on a ship, shouting through a megaphone at several other men on deck who are loading and firing a large cannon-like weapon toward the sea. Other ships can be seen in the background.
Date: 1943
Creator: Helck, Peter, 1893-1988.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Learn to recognize these vehicles : light tanks and self-propelled weapons.

Description: Chart features black & white drawings of front and profile views of various light tanks and self-propelled weapons. Included are American, Russian, German, Italian, Japanese, and English vehicles. A green box in the lower left corner provides tips for identification.
Date: 1943
Creator: United States. Army. Services of Supply. Special Service Division.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Shoes in a Circle

Description: Photograph of a young couple at a Molasses Stir-off in Cumberland Gap, Tennessee. Published in National Geographic Magazine. December 1943. Page 766. Captioned: Playing “Shoes in a Circle” by Moonlight is Mirthful Sport After sides are chosen, the competitors take off their shoes and mix them willy-nilly on the ground. A signal starts a wild scramble in which everybody tries to find and put on his own footgear. The team first properly shod wins. Photo by: Joe Clark, HBSS. Clark PhotoFile: 5800
Date: 1943
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Joe Clark HBSS Jailed for Wearin' Shoes]

Description: Narrative by Junebug Clark: This photo and information can be found in the pdf document "Joe Clark HBSS Scrapbook" starting on page 21 which contains the photos and text of the December 1943 issue of National Geographic. A 22 page article "Home Folk Around Historic Cumberland Gap" by Leo A. Borah with 25 photos by Joe Clark HBSS. A wealth of information and a must read. Photo by: Joe Clark, HBSS. Signed by: Joe Clark, HBSS
Date: 1943
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Third war loan rally(1)]

Description: Photograph of the third war loan rally that took place on Woodward Avenue outside of JL Hudson's department store in Detroit, Michigan. The rally was held to promote war bond sales.
Date: 1943
Creator: Clark, Joe
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

German army uniforms and insignia.

Description: Color poster showing the insignia, patches, hats and uniforms of the German army. The poster features two figures: one is a German soldier wearing the blue field uniform and the other is a German soldier wearing the brown Afrika Korps uniform. Also depicted are the national emblems worn on headgear.
Date: 1943
Creator: United States. Army. Services of Supply. Special Service Division.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Rationing means a fair share for all of us.

Description: Cartoon scenes at a butcher shop with and without rationing. In the "without rationing" scene, an older woman leaves the butcher shop with many packages, while a second woman buys only one meat chop. In the "with rationing" scene, each woman leaves the shop with ration book in hand, smiling and carrying the same amount of meat.
Date: 1943
Creator: Roese, Herbert.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department