1949 The Rains Came…and then Floods Forest Fire Disaster USDA Forest Service
Size (in): 18.5” x 13”
Size (cm): 47 x 33
Linen backed: No
This vintage original poster was issued by the United States Department of Agriculture Forest Service in 1949 to increase public awareness and prevent forest fires. The poster’s image shows a stark and desolate landscape ravaged by fire with rain drops beginning to fall from an ominous sky. The poster’s tagline reads the Rains Came…and then FLOODS! Forest Fire Disasters can be prevented…
The lower margin indicates and 1949 USGPO printing date and “U.S. Department of Agriculture Forest Service 50-CFFP-6”. This vintage original poster is unused and in excellent, near mint condition with just light handling wear.