We pledged it, we'll beat it!

We pledged it, we'll beat it!

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: A large, white capital letter "B" on a dark blue background. Superimposed diagonally over the B is a morse code symbol in red.
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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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Wood shelters our planes : the Army & Navy need 156,000,000 board feet a year for hangars.

Wood shelters our planes : the Army & Navy need 156,000,000 board feet a year for hangars.

Date: 1943
Creator: Rochon Hoover Studio.
Description: Scene of men building a hangar. In the foreground are several stacks of lumber. Two Army airplanes fly overhead.
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"The stuff our soldiers need is comin'-- but fast!  We're workin' like hell to give them everything they need to beat the livin' daylights out of those _ _ _ _!" : produce for victory!

"The stuff our soldiers need is comin'-- but fast! We're workin' like hell to give them everything they need to beat the livin' daylights out of those _ _ _ _!" : produce for victory!

Date: 1942
Creator: Sheldon-Claire Co.
Description: A gray- or blond-haired man, possibly a miner, looks directly at the viewer. He wears a hardhat with a lamp on it, a brown leather jacket, and appears to have soot on his face.
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Ready for anything --thanks to you!

Ready for anything --thanks to you!

Date: 1943
Creator: Sewell, Amos, 1901-
Description: Color illustration of soldiers wading from a ship or boat through water and storming a beach. Behind them is a tank about to exit a ship. More ships, a small boat, and explosions can be seen on the water in the background.
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You give him wings! : the Army needs lumber for training planes.

You give him wings! : the Army needs lumber for training planes.

Date: 1943
Creator: Ward, E. T.
Description: A pilot in a khaki flight suit climbs into an airplane. Two planes are flying overhead in the distance.
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"We'll lick 'em-- just give us the stuff!"

"We'll lick 'em-- just give us the stuff!"

Date: 1943
Creator: McLeod, Ronald, 1897-1977.
Description: A smiling soldier, with a bloody bandage on his right arm, holds a rifle with bayonet in one hand and a tattered Japanese flag in the other.
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Wood gets 'em over! : the Army needs 17,000,000 board feet a year for pontoon bridges.

Wood gets 'em over! : the Army needs 17,000,000 board feet a year for pontoon bridges.

Date: [1943]
Creator: United States. Army.
Description: Soldiers build a wooden, pontoon bridge over a waterway.
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"We did it then, we will do it again" : beat the promise.

"We did it then, we will do it again" : beat the promise.

Date: [1941-1942?]
Creator: unknown
Description: This poster depicts an army of workers marching from "1919" to "1941" alluding to America's military intervention in the First World War and tracing that heritage to the Second World War. In the center is an image of a 1919 letter from Franklin D. Roosevelt, then Acting Secretary of the Navy, to Eldridge R. Johnson, President of Victor Talking Machine Company.
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Victory in the making! : the equipment you and I make serves our armed forces-- on land--on sea--and in the air!

Victory in the making! : the equipment you and I make serves our armed forces-- on land--on sea--and in the air!

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: A military airplane flies toward a submarine at sea. An explosion is seen in the water next to the submarine. At the lower edge of the poster are three small images: a tank, a battleship, and an airplane.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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