He's a "fighting fool"-- give him the best you've got! : more production!

He's a "fighting fool"-- give him the best you've got! : more production!

Date: 1942
Creator: United States. War Production Board.
Description: Drawing of a soldier standing in uniform and helmet, and carrying a rifle. It appears to be drawn with red conte crayon.
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Homemaker's war guide.

Homemaker's war guide.

Date: 1942
Creator: United States. Office of War Information. Division of Public Inquiries.
Description: Chart with columns providing illustrated suggestions for supporting the war effort. Colors used are red, blue, black/gray and white. Topics include conserving, storing, and reusing food, textiles, rubber, and metals, and instructions for taking protective measures in case of attack, and for participating in wartime community organizations. Centered at top of the poster is a graphic image representing women in various work and military uniforms, standing with airplanes, ambulances, a car, and a tank. The "homemaker" is highlighted at center and is represented wearing an apron, holding a saucepan, standing inside a red house.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Millions of troops are on the move-- : is your trip necessary?

Millions of troops are on the move-- : is your trip necessary?

Date: 1943
Creator: Melbourne, Montgomery.
Description: A large crowd of soldiers exit a train and crowd the train platform.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Rationing means a fair share for all of us.

Rationing means a fair share for all of us.

Date: 1943
Creator: Roese, Herbert.
Description: Cartoon scenes at a butcher shop with and without rationing. In the "without rationing" scene, an older woman leaves the butcher shop with many packages, while a second woman buys only one meat chop. In the "with rationing" scene, each woman leaves the shop with ration book in hand, smiling and carrying the same amount of meat.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Could this be you? : don't travel unless your trip helps win the war.

Could this be you? : don't travel unless your trip helps win the war.

Date: 1945
Creator: United States. Office of Defense Transportation.
Description: Four cartoons in black line drawing on white; cartoons appear as paper sheets tacked to a blue background. They depict various excuses for travel which are characterized as frivolous: "It's impossible to find anything in the local shops." "We haven't seen Bob's children since way last fall." "But this contract is vital.""But Grandma misses us so."
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Ideas will help beat the promise : let's have yours!

Ideas will help beat the promise : let's have yours!

Date: [1942]
Creator: RCA Manufacturing Company, inc.
Description: Stylized image of a man in overalls and cap, lifting the top off of a large concrete sculpture of a head to reveal the machinery which is its inner workings. The man scratches his head; around him are several captions of the word: "Idea?".
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Let's all fight : buy war bonds.

Let's all fight : buy war bonds.

Date: 1942
Creator: United States. Dept. of the Treasury.
Description: In the foregound is a large color image of a soldier lunging forward with a rifle with bayonet. In the background are small black & white images of people working in various industries, and a building with smokestacks.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Take care! : idle hands work for Hitler.

Take care! : idle hands work for Hitler.

Date: 1942
Creator: United States. War Production Board.
Description: Color poster featuring a black & white photograph. An adult male stands on the left side of the poster facing the viewer. He is wearing a cap, his left arm is in a sling, and he wears a large button or badge above his right chest pocket.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Something money can't buy-- : your campaign ribbons.

Something money can't buy-- : your campaign ribbons.

Date: [1943]
Creator: United States. War Dept. Bureau of Public Relations.
Description: A man and woman stand in front of a wall poster showing military service ribbons. They each wear civilian service ribbons. A color inset in the foreground shows each civilian service award ribbon in detail.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
The knockout blow starts here : fellow soldiers.

The knockout blow starts here : fellow soldiers.

Date: 1942
Creator: McL, W & United States. War Dept. Bureau of Public Relations.
Description: A series of black & white photographs showing the manufacture of war supplies, their use in the battlefield, and the appreciation of the armed forces for the factory workers. Includes a graphic image of a bomb hitting a swastika.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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