"No nation of slaves can match a nation of free men. We're doing more because we want to than they can because they have to!" : produce for victory!

Description:

50 men dressed in work clothes stand assembled in vague lines and gaze toward the left as if at a rally. All of the men appear to have light-colored skin and clean-shaven faces. Most are wearing caps or hats.

Creator(s): Sheldon-Claire Co.
Creation Date: Unknown
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Poster Collection
World War Two Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 290
Past 30 days: 14
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Creator (Author):
Sheldon-Claire Co.

The Sheldon-Claire Company was an advertising agency. See http://americanhistory.si.edu/victory/victory6.htm.

Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: Sheldon-Claire Co.
Place of Publication: Chicago, Ill.
Date(s):
Description:

50 men dressed in work clothes stand assembled in vague lines and gaze toward the left as if at a rally. All of the men appear to have light-colored skin and clean-shaven faces. Most are wearing caps or hats.

Note:

"Courtesy of FORTUNE and Dimitri Kessol."--at right below picture.

"Copyright 1942--The Sheldon-Claire Co. 520 North Michigan Ave., Chicago"

"Lithographed in U. S. A."

Union stamp at lower right corner: "S. A. No 7 UNION LIP & BA LABEL MILWAUKEE REGISTERED SHOP 9" [Lithographers' International Protective and Beneficial Association]

"Form No. 16"

The Sheldon-Claire Company was an advertising agency. See http://americanhistory.si.edu/victory/victory6.htm.

Physical Description:

1 poster : col. ; 92 x 61 cm.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): appeal to workers | war production | workers | freedom | nationalism | victory | civilian responsibility
Series Title: Produce for victory
Uniform Title: Fortune.
Series Title: American War Posters
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War Poster Collection
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: Database No. 783
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: Historical Collection Accession No. 2343-17
  • CALL-NO: Posters WW2 Kessel 1
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc157
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public