"Every rivet we drive -- every bolt we turn -- every ounce we sweat, brings victory a little closer. Breaking production records is the American way of doing things!" : produce for victory!

Description:

An older and tired looking factory worker appears determined to contribute to the war effort. He wears a brown cap with a slogan button pinned on it.

Creator(s):
Creation Date: 1942
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Two Collection
World War Poster Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 219
Past 30 days: 1
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Artist):
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:

An older and tired looking factory worker appears determined to contribute to the war effort. He wears a brown cap with a slogan button pinned on it.

Note:

"Courtesy of Paul Shafer"--printed at right, below picture.

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

"Lithographed in U. S. A."

"Form No. 18"

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]

Physical Description:

1 poster : col. ; 92 x 61 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): war production | worker | production records | appeal to workers | sweat | American way | victory | civilian responsibility
Series Title: Produce for victory
Series Title: American War Posters
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Collection:
World War Poster Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: Database No. 777
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: Historical Collection Accession No. 2343-12
  • CALL-NO: Posters WW2 Shafer 1
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc163
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public