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Put part of every sale in War Bonds

  • Object:

    Poster

  • Place of origin:

    United States (made)

  • Date:

    1943 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    United States Government Printing Office (printers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Paper and ink

  • Credit Line:

    Gift of the American Friends of the V&A; Gift to the American Friends by Leslie, Judith and Gabri Schreyer and Alice Schreyer Batko

  • Museum number:

    E.973-2004

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case 3G, shelf DR21

Physical description

Square black and white photographic image of a cattle ranch, with herds of cows in pens. Circular photo of a boy holding war bonds, one arm around a cow.

Place of Origin

United States (made)

Date

1943 (made)

Artist/maker

United States Government Printing Office (printers)

Materials and Techniques

Paper and ink

Marks and inscriptions

MEAT/ for strength/ to work and fight

Put part of every sale in/ WAR BONDS

US Government Printing Office: 1943- O -537321

Descriptive line

"Put part of every sale in War Bonds" Second World War poster appealing for funds. Image of cattle in pens. USA, 1943.

Materials

Paper; Ink

Subjects depicted

War; Cattle (animal); Propaganda; Cows

Categories

Prints; Propaganda; Posters

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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