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Poster - She Talked....This Happened

She Talked....This Happened

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1939-1945 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour half-tone print

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the Ministry of Information

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case Y, shelf 60, box D

Physical description

Colour half-tone poster reading 'She talked...This happened'. Part of the 'Careless talk costs lives' campaign during the Second World War.

Place of Origin

Britain (made)


1939-1945 (made)


Unknown (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Colour half-tone print


Height: 20 in Size of sheet, Width: 13.25 in Size of sheet

Descriptive line

English poster entitled 'She Talked....This Happened'. One of a series of posters issued to aid the 'Careless Talk' campaign during the Second World War, 1939-1945. Britain, colour half-tone.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria & Albert Museum Department of Engraving Illustration and Design & Department of Paintings, Accessions 1946. London: Published under the Authority of the Ministry of Education, 1949.




Colour half-tone

Subjects depicted

Subject; Factory


Prints; Propaganda; Posters


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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