Matchbook

Object Number: 
2010.16.19
Date: 
1940-1945
Medium: 
Paper and metal staple
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 x 1 1/2 x 1/4 in. (5.1 x 3.8 x 0.6 cm)
Description: 
World War II era matchbook, front flap: Uncle Sam figure pointing out with text "Buy/ DEFENSE/ BONDS.../ STAMPS/ Now", top: has text "REMEMBER/ PEARL HARBOR" with flanking stars, back side: V for Victory.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Ivan C. and Marilynn Gelfman Karp
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group