Poster Collection: 1940 - 1949, Section 5

Title

Date

Creator

Poster number

# of items

Location

1940-1949

 

 

 

 

 

Air Fronts - Your Planes Carry the Fight to the Axis

1944

U.S. Government Printing Office

 

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 1

Air Fronts

1944

U.S. Government Printing Office

 

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 1

Flying Fortess, Deadly Queen of the Skies, Pride of the Army Air Forces

1943

U.S. Army

 

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 1

They Look To Us For Supplies

1943

U.S. Government Printing Office

 

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 1

When You're A.W.O.L. You're Working for the Axis

1942

U.S. Government Printing Office, War Production Board

 

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 1

U.S. Army Guardian of the Colors

1940

Tom Woodburn, artist

 

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 1

U.S. Marines on Land at Sea in the Air, Defend America

1942

 

 

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 1

Hit Hard and Often With the Marines

1942

McCandlish Litho Corporation, Philadelphia, PA

 

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 1

U.S. Army At Home Abroad

1941

Tom Woodburn, artist

 

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 1

National Flags and Ensigns

1949

Published by the Hydrographic Office, Washington, DC. Under the authority of the Secretary of the Navy

 

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 1

NewZealand - Ally Down Under

ca 1941-1945

New Zealand Ligation, Washington D.C.; Dugo, artist

 

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 2

NewZealand - Fights

ca 1941-1946

A.T.Peel, artist

 

2 (Poster and description of poster)

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 2

the five Sullivan brothers "missing in action" off the Solomons, They Did Their Part

1943

U.S. Government Printing Office

1943-O-510254; OWI Poster No.42

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 2

Airacobra - Poison to the Axis…and a fighter the Army Air Forces Praise

1943

U.S. Army

P-X-5-RPB-10-11-43-7500

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 2

Air Fronts

1944

U.S. Government Printing Office

1944-O-600666; I.S.D. No. 181

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 2

USS Ranger, Newsmap Volume II, No. 49B

1944

U.S. Government Printing Office

1944-538110

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 2

Smoke, Newsmap Volume !!!, No. 18

1944

U.S. Government Printing Office

1944-538110

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 2

Mind Reading Won't Work in Traffic - Signal Your Intention, to change, to turn, to stop, well in advance, Maryland Traffic Safety Commission, Governor Herbert R. O'Conor, Honorary Chairman

ca 1940 - 1949

 

Automobile Safety Poster No. 344

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 2

Official Civilian Defense Insignia

1942

U.S. Government Printing Office

1942-O-484125

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 2

…we here highly resolve that these dead shall not have died in vain…REMEMBER DEC. 7th

1942

U.S. Government Printing Office

1942-O-491977; OWI poster No. 14

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 2

New Zealand Fights in Pacific Skies

ca 1941-1945

New Zealand Legation, Washington D.C.

 

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 3

China First to Fight, United China Relief Participating in National War Fund

ca 1941-1945

Martha Sawyers, artist.

 

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 3

Aircraft Insignia

ca 1942

Army Orientation Course, Special Service Division, Services of Supply, War Department

 

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 3

Newsmap,Monday, December 27, 1943; (Reverse) Land of the Setting Sun

1942

Army Orientation Course, Morale Services Division

 

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 3

Newsmap for the Armed Forces, 265th Week of the War - 147th Week of U.S. Participation; (Reverse) Dots in the Sky…Dynamite on the Ground!

1945

U.S. Government Printing Office; Army Information Branch

1944-591000

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 3

Newsmap for the Armed Forces, VE Day + 13 weeks - 190th Week of U.S. Participation in the War; (Reverse) Special Devices, Dedicated to the Safe and Rapid Training of Pilots and Crewmen

1945

U.S. Government Printing Office; Army Information Branch

591000

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 3

Newsmap for the Armed Forces, VE Day + 9 weeks - 186th Week of U.S. Participation in the War; (Reverse) SIZE!

1945

U.S. Government Printing Office; Army Information Branch

1944-591000

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 3

Newsmap for the Armed Forces, Week of the War - 155th Week of U.S. Participation; (Reverse) These Guys are O.K.

1944

U.S. Government Printing Office; Army Information Branch

1944-591000

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 3

Southeast Asia

1944

U.S. Government Printing Office; Morale Services Division, A.S.F.

1944-538110

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 3

Southeast Asia

1944

U.S. Government Printing Office; Morale Services Division, A.S.F.

1944-615387

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 3

Newsmap for the Armed Forces, 263rd Week of the War - 145th Week of U.S. Participation; (Reverse) Mindinao Phillipine Islands

1944

U.S. Government Printing Office; Army Information Branch

1944-591000

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 3

Enlist in the Coast Guard SPARS, Release a Man to Fight at Sea

1943

Charles Andres, US NR, artist

NRB-34901-2-2-43-23500

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 4

Serve withWomen's Reserve - U.S. Coast Guard SPARS

1943

J. Valentine, artist

 

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 4

We French Workers war you…defeat means slavery, starvation, death

1942

U.S. Government Printing Office; Bam? Shahan, artist

1942-O-491777; OWI poster No. 17

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 4

Newsmap for the Armed Forces, 254th Week of the War - 136th Week of U.S. Participation; (Reverse) SAIPAN!

1944

U.S. Government Printing Office; Army Information Branch

1944-591000

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 4

Newsmap for the Armed Forces, 240th Week of the War - 122nd Week of U.S. Participation; (Reverse) Are the folks at home backing us up?....Yes! 86,100 million dollars worth

1944

U.S. Government Printing Office; Army Information Branch

1944-538110

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 4

Germany and Adjacent Areas

1944

U.S. Government Printing Office; Army Information Branch

1944-538110

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 4

Newsmap, Monday, November 1, 1943; (Reverse) Northern Italy

1943

U.S. Government Printing Office; Army Information Branch

1943-538110

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 4

Newsmap for the Armed Forces, 261st Week of the War - 143rd Week of U.S. Participation; (Reverse) Crew: 147,142 men and women

1944

U.S. Government Printing Office; Army Information Branch

1944-591000

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 4

The Knockout Blows Fall, Newsmap for the Armed Forces, Ve Day + 15 weeks - 192nd Week of U.S. Participation in the War; (Reverse) ABSD, Advance Base Sectional Docks

1945

U.S. Government Printing Office; Army Information Branch

654909

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 4

Newsmap for the Armed Forces, 244th Week of the War - 126th Week of U.S. Participation; (Reverse) Moscow to Berlin

1944

U.S. Government Printing Office; Army Information Branch

1944-538110

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 4

 

 

 

 

 

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 5

Keep 'Em Flying! Air Crews are Vital for Victory

1942

Ivan Dimitri, photographer

P-38-RPB-5-16-42-100M

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 5

Wish I Could Join Too! Serve your country in the WAVES

1944

John Falter, US NR, artist

NAVPERS-NRB-41391-21 Mar 44-40M

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 5

"Calling WAAC…", Women's Army Auxiliary Corps, United States Army

ca 1941-1945

Albro F. Downe, Michael Ramus, artists

P-55-RPB-2-15-43-25M

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 5

This is our war…Join the WAAC, Women's Army Auxiliary Corps, United States Army

1942

 

P-49-RPB-11-12-42-50M

2

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 5

Ready, Join U.S. Marines, Land, Sea, Air

1942

Sundblom, artist

No-1546 10-2-42 15M

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 5

"The Marines Have Landed"!

1942

James Montgomery Flagg, artist

 

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 5

Land with the U.S. Marines

1942

Vic Guinell, U.S.M.C., artist

9-17-42 Req'N No 2118 10M

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 5

The U.S. Marines Want You, Enlist Today

1942

 

MCPB 104890 9-2-42 10M

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 5

Let 'Em Have It, U.S. Marines

1942

Vic Guinell, U.S.M.C., artist

REQ. 3227 11-20-42 15M 436 PB

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 5

Keep 'Em Flying Is Our Battle Cry! First Class Fighting Men Needed

1942

Dan V. Smith, Albro F. Downe, artists

P-37-RPB-3-7-42-50M

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 5

Do Your Part Join the WAAC, Women's Army Auxiliary Corps, United States Army

1942

 

P-48-RPB-11-6-42-50M

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 6

Defend Your Country, Enlist Now in the United States Army

1940

Tom Woodburn, artist

P-25-10-1-40-25M

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 6

NOW is the TIME!

1942

 

P-47-RPB-11-4-42-50M

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 6

Take YOUR place in the ranks

1942

 

P-42-RPB 9-24-42 10M

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 6

Be an Aviation Mechanic in the Air Corps U.S. Army Enlist Now!

ca 1941-11945

 

 

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 6

Enlist in the WAVES, Release a Man to Fight at Sea

1943

 

NRB-34694-1-13-43-40M

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 6

Someone Talked!

1942

U.S. Government Printing Office; Siebel, artist

1942-O-496733; OWI poster No. 18

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 6

We caught Hell! - someone must have talked

1944

U.S. Government Printing Office

1944-O-567525

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 6

Careless Talk…got there first

1944

U.S. Government Printing Office

1944-O-593271

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 6

Award for Careless Talk

1944

U.S. Government Printing Office; Steven Dohanos, artist

1944-O-602587

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 6

a careless word…another cross

1943

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

1943-O-501237; OWI poster No. 23

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 7

If you must talk…Tell it to the Marines

ca 1941-1945

 

 

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 7

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

1943

U.S. Government Printing Office; John Falter, USNR, artist

1943-O-556153

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 7

Bits of careless talk are pieced together by the enemy

1943

U.S. Government Printing Office; Steven Dohanos, artist

1943-O-563414

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 7

Ships for Victory, "Speed-More Speed" - Franklin Roosevelt

1942

U.S. Government Printing Office

1942-O-457255

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 7

Big things from little ideas grow - Speed Victory, let's have your ideas

1943

U.S. Government Printing Office

1943-O-508557

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 7

The Atlantic Charter

1943

U.S. Government Printing Office

1943-O-517133; OWI poster No. 50

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 7

Prepare for your war job now! - Millions are needed - Short free courses

1943

U.S. Government Printing Office

1943-O-533448

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 7

Can't I tell 'em you're still with us? Next Stop Tokyo - Let's Go!

1945

U.S. Government Printing Office; U.S. Navy; John Falter, USNR, artist

1945-O_632712

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 7

Twice a Patriot! Ex- provate Obie Bartlett lost left arm-Pearl Harbor…

1943

U.S. Government Printing Office

1943-O-535256

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 7

Ours…to fight for, Freedom from Fear

1943

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

1943-O-511887

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 7

Ours…to fight for, Freedom from Want

1943

U.S. Government Printing Office

1943-O-511886; OWI poser No. 45

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 8

United we are strong, United we will win

1943

U.S. Government Printing Office

1943-O-527286; OWI poster No. 64

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 8

Give us More B-26's

1944

U.S. Government Printing Office

1944-O-588239

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 8

We are United Nations, The Will for Victory

ca 1941-1945

 

19

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 8

We are United Nations, "Give Me Liberty…"

ca 1941-1945

 

20

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 8

Care is Costly, Buy and Hold War Bonds

1945

U.S. Government Printing Office; U.S. Treasury; Adolpf Treidler, artist

1945-O-651671; WFD-24-B

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 8

For Their Future, Buy War Bonds

1943

U.S. Government Printing Office

1943-O-513138

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 8

Harper's Bazaar, June 1945

1945

 

 

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 8

Savage Victory, Throw Your Scrap into the Fight!

ca 1941-1945

 

 

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 8

Throw Your Scrap into the Fight! American Industries Salvage Committee

ca 1941-1945

 

 

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 8

Official U.S. Treasury Department War Bond Score Chart, To Employees of - Let's hit the bullseye!

1942

U.S. Government Printing Office

1942-O-471765

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 8

Keep Him Flying! Buy War Bonds

1943

U.S. Government Printing Office; Schreiber, artist

1943-O-507063

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 8

Keep America Rolling! Save Your 5 Best Tires Sell Others to Uncle Sam

1942

U.S. Government Printing Office

1942-O-466627

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 9

Join a Car Club

1945

U.S. Government Printing Office

1945-628793

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 9

They've got more important places to go than you!...Save Rubber, Check Your Tires Now

1942

U.S. Government Printing Office; Walter Richards, artist

1942-O-498482; OWI poster No. 21

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 9

For Gunpowder, Save Waste Fats, Rush them to your Meat Dealer

ca 1941-1945

 

 

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 9

Tools Are Weapons!

1943

U.S. Government Printing Office

1943-O-537279; WPB poster No. A-36

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 9

"Give 'em the stuff to fight with…" Sacrifice for Freedom!

1942

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

1942-O

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 9

The Men Who Fly 'Em Say: "We've Got the Axis' Number Now…B-29!"

ca 1941-1945

U.S. Army

P-K-50-RPB-1-10-44-1500

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 9

Buy War Bonds

1942

U.S. Government Printing Office

1942-O-469204; WS 510

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 9

To Have and to Hold! War Bonds

1944

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

1944-O-576074; WFD 891-A

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 9

Together We Win, Get Behind You Labor Management Committee

1943

U.S. Government Printing Office

1943-O-512298

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 9

Do it Right, Make it Bite

1942

U.S. Government Printing Office

1942-O-489411

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 9

Buy a Part for Our Jeep

ca 1941-1945

Willy's Overland Motors

 

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 9

For Freedom's Sake Buy War Bonds

1943

U.S. Government Printing Office

1943-O-514158; WSS 789-B

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 10

See "Here's Your Infantry" and Buy that Extra Bond

1943

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

1943-O-637667

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 10

"You Buy 'em we'll fly 'em!" Defense Bonds Stamps

1942

U.S. Government Printing Office; Wilkinson, artist

1942-O-466100

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 10

To Employees of, Let's Hit the Bull's eye!...Shoot Straight with our Boys, Buy U.S. War Bonds

1942

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

1942-O-471765; WSS 518

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 10

Triumph over Tyranny! Buy War Bonds

1942

U.S. Government Printing Office

1942-O-485483

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 10

Your War Bonds are a Stake in the Future

1943

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

1943-O-529167; WSS 816-B

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 10

Lexington, 1775…Independence July 4, 1776…John Paul Jones said: 'I Havenot Yet Begun to Fight'…Washington crossed the Delaware

1942

U.S. Government Printing Office

1943-O-492398; WSS 668

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 10

Join the Club - A Stamp a Day for the Man Who's Away

1943

U.S. Government Printing Office

1943-O-504265; WSS 725

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 10

I'm proud of you folks too!

1944

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

1944-O-577557

1

Oversize Posters, 1940-1949, Folder 10

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