"The hum of the motor -- the pound of the punch press -- the rat-a-tat-tat of the riveter -- the flash of the welder -- the thunder of the rolling mill -- the roar of America in production echoes "remember Pearl Harbor-- remember Pearl Harbor!" : produce for victory!

Description:

A welder looks down at the arc created by the tool in his or her hands. Sparks spray off of the material being welded.

Creator(s): Sheldon-Claire Co.
Creation Date: 1942  
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Poster Collection
World War Two Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 487
Past 30 days: 13
Yesterday: 1
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):
  • Creation: 1942
Description:

A welder looks down at the arc created by the tool in his or her hands. Sparks spray off of the material being welded.

Note:

"Lithographed in U. S. A."

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

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

"Form No. 5"

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.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): worker | war production | appeal to workers | remember Pearl Harbor | victory | welder | riveter | remembrance | civilian responsibility
Series Title: Produce for victory
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War Poster Collection
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: Database No. 782
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: Historical Collection Accession No. 2343-15
  • CALL-NO: Posters WW2 SC 7
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc158
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public