"My girl's a WOW" : woman ordnance worker.

Description:

Color illustration of a helmeted soldier, smiling and holding a black and white picture of a woman. The woman wears a kerchief on her head and a pin on her white shirt (probably an I.D. badge) that has a woman's face and a number (14002) on it.

Creator(s):
Creation Date: 1943  
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Poster Collection
World War Two Collection
Usage:
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Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: [Washington, D.C.]
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1943
Description:

Color illustration of a helmeted soldier, smiling and holding a black and white picture of a woman. The woman wears a kerchief on her head and a pin on her white shirt (probably an I.D. badge) that has a woman's face and a number (14002) on it.

Note:

"U.S. Government Printing Office : 1943--O--557830"

"Ordnance Department -- U.S. Army"--appears at lower right corner of poster with bomb logo and slogan: "Keep 'em shooting!"

Listed in 1944 Monthly Catalog, p. 114.

Physical Description:

1 poster : col. ; 102 x 73 cm.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): weapons production | WOW | war production | appeal to women | soldier | woman ordnance worker | keep 'em shooting | ordnance | appeal to workers | civilian responsibility
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. 391
  • GOVNO: W 34.29/1:G 44/3
  • CALL-NO: Posters WW2 Treidler 2
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc341
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public