"Guts -- and sweat -- that's the stuff victory is made of! We're fighting this war to win -- and every mother's son of us is doing his job -- Who said, America is soft?" : produce for victory!

Description:

A group of men of various ages, dressed in dirty work clothing, appear to be ready to work harder to aid the war effort.

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: 132
Past 30 days: 1
Yesterday: 0
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 group of men of various ages, dressed in dirty work clothing, appear to be ready to work harder to aid the war effort.

Note:

"[Copyright 1942-The Sheldon--Claire Co. 520 North Michigan Ave.] Chicago" (Digital copy shows this text partly torn off.)

"Lithographed in U. S. A."

"Form No. [?]" (Number is unreadable)

Union stamp at lower right corner: "S. A. No 7 Union LIP & BA Label Milwaukee Registered Shop 9" [Lithographers' International Protective and Beneficial Association]

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): workers | war production | appeal to workers | victory | civilian responsibility | sweat
Series Title: Produce for victory
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. 773
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: Historical Collection Accession No. 2343-07
  • CALL-NO: Posters WW2 White 1
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc167
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public