Prevent Forest Fires [bookmark]

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ddr-csujad-4-2 (CSUJAD Local ID: nis_02_001, CSUJAD Project ID: csudh_nis_0002)

CSU Dominguez Hills James H. Osborne Nisei Collection

A bookmark created by US Department of Agriculture Forest Services to promote the prevention of forest fires. The front of the bookmark depicts a Japanese solider, smiling as he lights a match. The logo in the backdrop reads: "Careless Matches Aid The Axis!" The backside of this bookmark contains tips to prevent forest fires. The bookmark warns that contributing to forest fires is aiding the Axis Powers. The bookmark outlines eight basic rules to follow when handling a burning match, a glowing cigarette, or a smoldering campfire. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: nis_02_001


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CSU Dominguez Hills Department of Archives and Special Collections

[Title of item], James H. Osborne Nisei Collection, Courtesy of the Department of Archives and Special Collections. University Library. California State University, Dominguez Hills

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