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A careless word, a needless sinking
A careless word, a needless sinking
Resource Typeimage
TitleA careless word, a needless sinking
Coverage / Year1942
DescriptionPoster, color, 28 x 22 in., published by the United States Government Printing Office
InterpretationDuring wartime concerns about national security increase, and World War II was no exception. This poster reminds citizens that sharing any military information such as troop movements, or other details could help the enemy sabotage the war effort.
Lesson Plans / ThemesWorld War II
Learning Standards16 History; 14 Political systems
Author or CreatorUnited States. Office of War Information;
Other ContributorsFischer, Anton Otto, 1882-1962 [artist]
Subject / KeywordsWorld War II; War posters, American; National security; World War, 1939-1945--Social aspects--United States;
Collection PublisherIllinois State Library
Further InformationFor any further information related to this record, please contact the Collection Publisher. See http://images.library.uiuc.edu/projects/tdc for more information about this project.
Rights Management Statementhttp://images.library.uiuc.edu/projects/tdc/conditions.htm
Resource Identifierww20009p
CONTENTdm file name1404620842002_ww20009p.jpg
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