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
This is our war-- : join the WAAC, Women's Army Auxiliary Corps, United States Army.

This is our war-- : join the WAAC, Women's Army Auxiliary Corps, United States Army.

Date: [1942]
Creator: unknown
Description: The golden-orange background shows a faint outline of Pallas Athene's head. Superimposed on this background is a large black & white photograph of the head and shoulders of a woman in a WAAC uniform.
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
Our wounded need help! : ten ways you can release nurses for military service.

Our wounded need help! : ten ways you can release nurses for military service.

Date: unknown
Creator: American Red Cross.
Description: All lettered poster with red and black text, describing how to conserve health resources and help recruit nurses for military and civilian services.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Women-- our wounded need your care!  : you can serve as medical technicians, surgical technicians, and other Army hospital assignments : join a hospital company ... Women's Army Corps.

Women-- our wounded need your care! : you can serve as medical technicians, surgical technicians, and other Army hospital assignments : join a hospital company ... Women's Army Corps.

Date: 1945
Creator: United States. Army.
Description: Color illustration of a woman in a blue uniform dress and brown shoes, carrying a silver tray with a white cloth draped over it. Behind her are faint images of hospital beds. At right is a small image of two silver discs, one showing the head of Pallas Athene and the other showing a caduceus.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
You are needed now : join the Army Nurse Corps : apply at your Red Cross recruiting station.

You are needed now : join the Army Nurse Corps : apply at your Red Cross recruiting station.

Date: June 1943
Creator: Green, Ruzzie.
Description: Picture of a smiling woman in a military uniform. Her jacket and cap are army green, and her shirt and tie are khaki-colored.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Save waste fats.

Save waste fats.

Date: [1942]
Creator: United States. War Production Board. Bureau of Industrial Conservation.
Description: 4 black, white, and gray cartoons. Each has a caption: Fat in frying pan: "Save waste fat and greases"; pouring waste fat through strainer: "Strain into clean can"; Can of fat in storage area: "keep in cool dark place"; woman handing can to butcher: "sell it to your meat dealer."
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
A lifetime education free for high school graduates who qualify : U.S. Cadet Nurse Corps.

A lifetime education free for high school graduates who qualify : U.S. Cadet Nurse Corps.

Date: 1945
Creator: Ross, Alexander, 1909-
Description: A woman in a gray military uniform is shown in the right foreground. In the left background are two young women in dresses, carrying books and looking at the uniformed woman.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Am I proud! : I'm fighting famine-- by canning food at home.

Am I proud! : I'm fighting famine-- by canning food at home.

Date: 1946
Creator: Williams, Dick.
Description: This is a color poster with a 1/4" inch border. A dark-haired woman with a wide-eyed expression holds three large glass jars of vegetables in her arms. Three more jars can be seen at the lower area of the picture. The woman wears a ruffled apron.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
America will be as strong as her women.

America will be as strong as her women.

Date: [1938]
Creator: Baldridge, Cyrus Leroy, 1889-1977.
Description: Charcoal sketch of a woman holding up a young girl.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
FIRST PREV 1 2 3 NEXT LAST