Defend American freedom: it's everybody's job.

Description:

Uncle Sam has removed his top hat and is putting on a workman's cap. His jacket is draped over his left shoulder and he is wearing striped overalls over a white shirt with the sleeves rolled up. Along the bottom of the poster is the silhouette of an industrial landscape.

Creator(s):
Creation Date: [1942]  
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Poster Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 944
Past 30 days: 9
Yesterday: 1
Creator (Artist):
Creator (Author):
Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: [New York, N.Y.]
Date(s):
  • Creation: [1942]
Coverage:
From 1939 to 1945
Description:

Uncle Sam has removed his top hat and is putting on a workman's cap. His jacket is draped over his left shoulder and he is wearing striped overalls over a white shirt with the sleeves rolled up. Along the bottom of the poster is the silhouette of an industrial landscape.

Note:

Publication date is from "Design for Victory", p.[viii], by William L. Bird and Harry R. Rubenstein (New York : Princeton Architectural Press, c1998.)

"Courtesy of National Association of Manufacturers."

Physical Description:

1 poster : col. ; 51 x 41 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): freedom | civilian responsibility | war production | Patriotism -- United States -- Posters -- Specimens. | stars and stripes | appeal to workers
Series Title: American War Posters
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War Poster Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: Database No. 012
  • OCLC: 12577504 |
  • CALL-NO: Posters WW2 Barclay 5
  • UNTCAT: b2892453 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc611
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public