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Catalog Number 1982.144.440
Object Name Print, Photographic
Description Print. Black and white photographic print of a window display at the J.L. Hudson Company Department Store. Large signage in the center of the window reads, "These are what WAR BONDS save for America." A star with ribbons connecting to images of American cultural landscape including Independence Hall, Mount Vernon, and the Lincoln Memorial. Smaller signage below the central piece reads, "This is OUR country *** Let's Keep It Ours." Affixed signage on lower central foreground reads, "Buy U.S. War Savings Bonds, Immediate Delivery, WAR BONDS, 11th Floor, Woodward, Section D." The photographic sequence number and date are printed on the bottom of the recto, "18870-8x; 9-2-43."
Date 1943
Photographer Hillmer, Davis B.
Neg # 18870-8x
Print size 8.1875" x 10.0625"
Collection Hillmer, Davis B.
Search Terms J.L. Hudson Company
World War II
Department Store
Savings Bonds