Making America strong : how American shipyards are winning the race against time to build our Navy.

Description:

Black & white chart describes how shipbuilding has become quicker during wartime. It features comic-book style drawings of a shipyard, a large ship at sea, and Uncle Sam changing from his decorated top hat to a worker's cap.

Creator(s): National Association of Manufacturers (U.S.)
Creation Date: [1942?]  
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Poster Collection
World War Two Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 147
Past 30 days: 11
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Author):
Publisher Info:
Date(s):
  • Creation: [1942?]
Description:

Black & white chart describes how shipbuilding has become quicker during wartime. It features comic-book style drawings of a shipyard, a large ship at sea, and Uncle Sam changing from his decorated top hat to a worker's cap.

Note:

Additional text: "In normal times it took about 24 months to build a destroyer, today they are being built in less than 1/2 that time!"

"A service to schools, provided as a part of the Public Information Program of the National Association of Manufacturers."--At lower right corner of poster.

Physical Description:

1 poster : b&w ; 28 x 36 cm.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): shipyards | war production | shipbuilding | Uncle Sam | destroyer | ship
Series Title: Making America strong
Alternate Title: How American shipyards are winning the race against time to build our Navy
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. 170
  • CALL-NO: Posters WW2 NAM 2
  • OCLC: 62138296 |
  • UNTCAT: b2864291 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc496
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public