Poster Collection: 1940 - 1949, Section 2

Title

Date

Creator

Poster number

# of items

Location

1940-1949

 

 

 

 

 

…the state of this nation is good…Franklin D. Roosevelt, from his message to Congress, January 7, 1943

1943

U.S. Government Printing Office

1943-O-507621; OWI poster No. 40

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 10

Christmas Overseas Gifts, wrap securely, address correctly, U.S. Army and Navy Postal Services

ca 1941-1945

 

PC-116-RPB-7-11-45-150M

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 10

Veterans - Jobs in the Federal Government are open to you

1944

U.S. Government Printing Office

1944-O-619403

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 10

"This world cannot exist haalf slave and half free" - Fight for Freedom!

1942

U.S. Government Printing Office

1942-O-453124

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 10

Stop Him and the Job's Done

1944

U.S. Government Printing Office

1944-O-614347

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 10

"Deliver us from evil" - Buy War Bonds

1943

U.S. Government Printing Office; U.S. Treasury Office

1943-O-523825

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 10

85 Million Americans hold War Bonds

1945

U.S. Government Printing Office; U.S. Treasury Office

1945-O-629877; WFD 983-B

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 10

"We shall soon have our Storm Troopers in America!" - Hitler - What do YOU say, America?

1942

U.S. Government Printing Office

1942-O-472170

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 10

"We consider peace a catastrophe for human civilization" - Mussolini - What do YOU say, America?

1942

U.S. Government Printing Office

1942-O-472170

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 10

"I am looking forward to dictating peace to the United States in the White House at Washington" - Admiral Yamamoto - What do YOU say, America?

1942

U.S. Government Printing Office

1942-O-472170

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 10

Don't Kile Her Daddy With Careless Talk

1944

U.S. Government Printing Office; DHS, artist

1944-O-570698

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 10

The M-1 does MY talking! Are you careful what you say or write?

1945

U.S. Government Printing Office; Schlaikjer, artist

1945-O-632890; WD poster No. 32-4

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 10

Somebody Blabbed - Button Your Lip!

1942

U.S. Government Printing Office; Albert Dorne, artist

1942-O

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 10

Lock up these papers - The Enemy is Vigilant

1943

U.S. Government Printing Office

1943-O-533450; OWI poster No. 72

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 10

If you tell where he's going…He may never get there!

1943

U.S. Government Printing Office

1943-O-556153

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 10

Buy now for the Bigger 7th War Loan through payroll savings

1945

U.S. Government Printing Office; U.S. Treasury Department

1945-O-636183; WFD 990

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 11

Join us on the farm front - Be a Victory Farm volunteer of the U.S. Crop Corps

1944

U.S. Government Printing Office

1944-O-580440

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 11

Care is costly - Buy and Hold War Bonds

1945

U.S. Government Printing Office; U.S. Treasury Department

1945-O-651671; WFD-54

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 11

So the Jap's a Snap? I Can't See It

1944

U.S. Government Printing Office

1944-O-619096; ISD No. 207

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 11

We Can…We Will…We Must!...Franklin D. Roosevelt - Buy U.S. War Savings Bonds & Stamps Now

1942

U.S. Government Printing Office

1942-O-453557

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 11

Join the Club - A Stamp a Day for the man who's away!

1943

U.S. Government Printing Office

1943-O-502784

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 11

For Work, For Play, 3 "Squares" a day, Eat the Basic 7 way

1944

U.S. Government Printing Office; War Food Administration

1944-O-596810

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 11

Just by Keeping Well You can help win this war

ca 1941-1945

Institute of Life Insurance

 

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 11

Let's All Fight - But War Bonds

1942

U.S. Government Printing Office

1942-O-469195

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 11

Your War Bonds are a Stake in the Future

1943

U.S. Government Printing Office; Allen Saallung, artist

1943-O-529167

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 11

They're Fighting Harder than Ever - are you buying more War Bonds than ever?

1943

U.S. Government Printing Office; U.S. Treasury Department

1943-O-548549; WFD 848

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 11

BUY a Share in America, United States Defense Bonds

ca 1941-1945

 

 

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 11

United we are strong, United we will win

1943

U.S. Government Printing Office

1943-O-527286; OWI poster No. 64

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 11

Each According to the dictates of his own conscience - Freedom of Worship

ca 1941-1945

Norman Rockwell, artist

 

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 11

Freedom from Want

ca 1941-1945

Norman Rockwell, artist

 

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 11

Freedom from Fear

ca 1941-1945

Norman Rockwell, artist

 

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 12

Freedom of Speech

ca 1941-1945

Norman Rockwell, artist

 

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 12

Insignia, Decorations and Medals of the U.S. Army, Non-commissioned Officers and Enlisted Men

April, 1943

Thomas R. Diver, Baltimore, Md

 

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 12

To all who use libraries…This is our war

ca 1941-1945

U.S. Government Printing Office

16-31020-1

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 12

An Open Letter to the Unconquerable Poles by Joseph Auslander

ca 1941-1945

Saturday Evening Post; Painting by Everett Henry

 

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 12

An Open Letter to the Unconquerable Dutch by Joseph Auslander

ca 1941-1945

Saturday Evening Post; Painting by John Atherton

 

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 12

An Open Letter to the Unconquerable Norwegians by Joseph Auslander

ca 1941-1945

Saturday Evening Post; Painting by Steven Dohanos

 

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 12

An Open Letter to the Unconquerable Greeks by Joseph Auslander

ca 1941-1945

Saturday Evening Post; Painting by Robert Riggs

 

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 12

An Open Letter to the Unconquerable Czechoslovaks by Joseph Auslander

ca 1941-1945

Saturday Evening Post; Painting by Allen Saalburg

 

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 12

Can All You Can - It's a Real War Job! (16" x 22 1/2")

1943

U.S. Government Printing Office

1943-O-533993; OWI poster No. 77

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 12

Can All You Can - It's a Real War Job! (7 1/2" x 10 1/2")

1943

U.S. Government Printing Office

1943-O-533993; OWI poster No. 77

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 12

Our Freedom and Rights…

1942

U.S. Government Printing Office

1942-O-453939

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 12

Farm Scrap Builds Tanks & Guns - 18 Tons of Scrap Metal goes into a medium tank

1942

U.S. Government Printing Office

1942-O-466793

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 12

War Traffic Must Come First - Don't Waste Transportation

ca 1941-1945

Association of American Railroads in cooperation with the Office of Defense Transportation; Fred Chance, artist

 

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 12

It'll Be a Great Day! Conservation of Supplies and Equipment Speeds Victory

1944

U.S. Government Printing Office

1944-O-523313

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 12

Save Wast Bonds - they make glue for aircraft…and are used for explosives

ca 1941-1945

Public Information, For National Salvage Office, Ottawa

 

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 13

Save Waste Paper - It is a "weapon of war"!

ca 1941-1945

 

 

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 13

Leave Flame-throwing to US - You be careful with Fire!

1942

National Fire Prevention Association, Boston,

 

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 13

Grass is Life Protect It - Prevent Range Fires

1945

U.S. Government Printing Office; U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service

1945-O-630646

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 13

Plow Around to Prevent Forest Fires - See Your Fire Warden

1944

U.S. Government Printing Office; U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service

1944-O-569070

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 13

An Urgent Plea: Sve Waste Paper

ca 1941-1945

War Production Board

 

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 13

Mine America's Coal "We'll make it hot for the enemy!"

1944

U.S. Government Printing Office; Norman Rockwell, artist

1944-O-604172

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 13

Don’t' Be a Job Hopper - Our Soldiers are sticking to their guns, Stick to your job! War Manpower Commission

1944

U.S. Government Printing Office; Walt Disney, artist

1944-O-598048

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 13

Small Fry

1943

U.S. Government Printing Office

1943-469049

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 13

Extra War Bonds - 5th War Loan

1944

U.S. Government Printing Office; U.S. Treasury Department; Atherton, artist

1944-O-581632

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 13

"Even a little can help a lot - NOW" Buy U.S. Stamps Bonds

1942

U.S. Government Printing Office; Illustration courtesy of Ladies' Home Journal; A. Parker, artist

1942-O-455803

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 13

A Message to our tenants from the government - Help Stop Fuel Waste

1942

U.S. Government Printing Office

1942-O-498485; OWI poster No. 12

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 13

Food is a Weapon, Don't Waste It! - Buy Wisely-Cook Carefully-Eat it All

1943

U.S. Government Printing Office

1943-O-520466; OWI poster No. 58

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 13

April 1944 Rationing Calendar

1944

Educational Services Branch, Department of Information, Office of Price Administration

 

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 13

Share and Play Square, Keep the Homefront Pledge

1944

U.S. Government Printing Office

1944-O

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 13

Veterans - Carry on the Spirit of Victory - Help OPA Help You!...

ca 1941-1945

Distributed through courtest of Superman, DC Publications

 

2

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 14

Cost of Living in First World War and in Present War

ca 1945

U.S. Department of Labor

 

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 14

This Man May Die if you talk too much

ca 1941-1945

Office of War Information

GPO 1943-512479

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 14

Still More Production

ca 1941-1945

 

 

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 14

Don’t' Discuss: Troop Movements, Ship Sailings, War Equipment

ca 1941-1945

U.S. Government Printing Office

 

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 14

I pay no more than top legal prices - I accept no rationed goods without giving up ration stamps

ca 1941-1945

 

 

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 14

Quiet Please - War Worker Resting

ca 1941-1945

U.S. Government Printing Office

16-31034-1

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 14

U.S. Shipping Board, Emergency Fleet Corporation, War Worker

ca 1941-1945

Annin & Co., New York

 

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 14

For Victory - And My Personal Post War World

ca 1941-1945

Office of Economic Stabilization

 

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 14

You Can Lick Runaway Prices - You Hold the 7 Keys to Hold Down Prices

ca 1941-1945

Office of Economic Stabilization; James Montgomery Flagg, artist

 

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 14

Here's How to Head Off Runaway Prices - Follow the 7-key plan to hold prices down

ca 1941-1945

Office of Economic Stabilization

 

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 14

We'll Take Care of the Rising Sun - You take care of Rising Prices

ca 1941-1945

Office of Economic Stabilization

 

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 14

Till We Meet Again, Buy War Bonds

1942

Joseph Hirsch, artist

 

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 14

Send You Fighting Man…Post Yarns

ca1941-1945

 

 

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 14

"Even a little can help a lot - NOW" Buy U.S. War Stamps Bonds

1942

U.S. Government Printing Office; A. Parker, artist, Illustration courtesty of Ladies Home Journal

1942-O-455803

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 15

Our Good Earth…Keep it Ours, Buy War Bonds

1942

U.S. Government Printing Office; John Steuart Carey[?], artist

1942-O-470156; WSS 509

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 15

Americans Suffer when careless talk kills!

1943

U.S. Government Printing Office; Harry Anderson, artist

1943-O-558552

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 15

Work on a farm…this Summer, Join the U.S. Crop Corps

1943

U.S. Government Printing Office; Douglas, artist

1943-O-520467; OWI poster No. 59

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 15

We Have Just Begun to Fight!

1943

U.S. Government Printing Office

1943-O-527284; OWI poster No. 62

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 15

Grow Your Own, Be Sure!

1945

Grover Strong, artist

 

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 15

We'll have lots to eat this winter, won't we Mother?", Grow your own, Can your own

1943

U.S. Government Printing Office; A. Parker, artist

1943-O-520465; OWI poster No. 57

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 15

Jap…You're Next! We'll Finish the Job!

1945

James Montgomery Flagg, artist

PC-X-12_RPB-5-7-45

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 15

Figure it out yourself

1943

U.S. Government Printing Office; U.S. Tresury Department

1943-O-539067

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 15

Back yout Infantyr! But Extra Bonds!

1945

Schlaikjer, artist

PX-78-RPB-5-28-45-50M

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 15

The Present with a Future, War Bonds

1942

U.S. Government Printing Office

1942-O-491740; WSS 642

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 15

Help Him…Help Yourself…For Victory

1942

U.S. Government Printing Office

1942-J-473829; WSS 541-B

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 15

Buy Defense Savings Stamps Here

ca 1941-1945

U.S. Government Printing Office

16-22151

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 15

Don't Let That Shadow Touch Them, Buy War Bonds

1942

U.S. Government Printing Office

1942-O-462211

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 15

Our Good Earth…Keep it Ours, Buy War Bonds

1942

U.S. Government Printing Office; John Steuart Carey[?], artist

1942-O-470156; WSS 509

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 15

For Victory..put at least 10% of every pay into War Bonds!

1942

U.S. Government Printing Office

1942-J-473829; WSS 541-C

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 16

I Gave a Man! Will You give at least 10% of your pay in War Bonds?

1942

U.S. Government Printing Office; Sarra, artist

1942-J-473829; WSS 541-A

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 16

We can't all go…but we can all help! Put at least 10% of your pay in War Bonds. Sign the Card Today.

1942

U.S. Government Printing Office

1942-J-473829; WSS 541

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 16

Help Him…Help Yourself…For Victory - At least 10% of your pay everyday

1942

U.S. Government Printing Office

1942-J-473829

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 16

We Have Just Begun to Fight!

1943

U.S. Government Printing Office

1943-O-527284; OWI poster no. 62

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 16

Buying a Bond is No Sacrifice, Missing in Action

1943

U.S. Government Printing Office; U.S. Treasury Department

1943-O-563358

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 16

International Circus Model Builders Convention & Exhibits, Mack Center, Indiana, Pennsylvania, August 2-3-4

ca 1940s

Triangle Poster Company, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

 

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 16

Meet your old friends at the 15th Annual Outing of the Baltimore Amity Club, Sunday, August 11, 1940

1940

Morgan & Rohr Co., printer

 

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 16

American Junior Red Cross

ca 1941-1945

Walter Beach Humphrey, artist

 

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 16

American Junior Red Cross

ca 1941-1945

A. Harker, artist

 

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 16

American Junior Red Cross

ca 1941-1945

Walter Beach Humphrey, artist

 

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 16

Keep your Red Cross at his Side - Give!

1944

Whitman, artist

 

1

Medium Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 16

Air Commandos

1944

U.S. Government Printing Office

1944-538110

1

Large Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 1

Courageous Care, Army Nurse Corps

1943

U.S. Government Printing Office

1943-538110

1

Large Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 1

Battleship "X" - Story of the U.S.S. Saratoga

1943

U.S. Government Printing Office; Prepared and Distributed by Army Orientation Course, Morale Services Division

 

1

Large Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 1

Landing Craft

1944

U.S. Government Printing Office; Prepared for Army Orientation Course, M.S.D. by Army Information Branch, M.S.D., A.S.F.

 

1

Large Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 1

Symbol of Life, U.S. Army Nurse Corps

1945

U.S. Army

 

1

Large Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 1

Of the Troops and for the Troops, The Corp of Military Police, United States Army

1942

War Department, Bureau of Public Relations; Schlaiker, artist

 

1

Large Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 1

"Where Skill and Courage Count" Signal Corps, United States Army

1942

War Department, Bureau of Public Relations; Schlaiker, artist

 

1

Large Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 1

Be a Cadet Nurse - The Girl with a Future

1944

U.S. Government Printing Office; John Whitcomb, artist

 

1

Large Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 1

"2 Inches of Sand," "Building Paper or Newspaper"

ca 1940s

Md. Art Project WPA

 

1

Large Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 1

Know Your Air Raid Warning Signals, Headquarters Third Service Command - Baltimore, Md

ca 1940s

Published by Command of Major General Record, Commanding General Third Service Command United States Army

 

1

Large Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 1

Keep him flying! Buy War Bonds

1943

U.S. Government Printing Office

 

1

Large Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 1

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