Making America strong : competitive companies co-operate to produce important instruments for military aircraft.

One of 388 posters in the series: American War Posters available on this site.

Description

Black & white poster features comic-book style drawings of an industrial worker, managers, and buildings, and a large outline map of the U.S. containing additional text.

Physical Description

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

Creation Information

National Association of Manufacturers (U.S.) 1942?.

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This poster is part of the collection entitled: World War Poster Collection and one other and was provided by UNT Libraries Government Documents Department to Digital Library, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 168 times . More information about this poster can be viewed below.

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  • Main Title: Making America strong : competitive companies co-operate to produce important instruments for military aircraft.
  • Alternate Title: Competitive companies cooperate to produce important instruments for military aircraft
  • Series Title: Making America strong
  • Series Title: American War Posters

Description

Black & white poster features comic-book style drawings of an industrial worker, managers, and buildings, and a large outline map of the U.S. containing additional text.

Physical Description

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

Notes

Text continues: "One east coast manufacturer turned over its patents for strain-testing equipment to a west coast firm in order to shift its own technical personnel to more urgent defense work."

"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.

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World War Poster Collection

From World War I French victory figures to grim views of the Nazi regime, these posters demonstrate the power of words and images. It's particularly strong in World War I French and American and World War II American "home front" posters, covering topics like war bonds, rationing, enlistment, security, and morale, and popular artists like Norman Rockwell, Theodore Geisel (better known as Dr. Seuss), and Boris Artzybasheff.

World War Two Collection

These materials focus on the World War II era from 1939 to 1945, and the immediate postwar period of the late 1940s. In addition to materials that were actually created during the time period, the collection may include modern studies and commemorative works about the era.

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Creation Date

  • 1942?

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • June 13, 2006, 12:19 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Jan. 9, 2017, 5:12 p.m.

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National Association of Manufacturers (U.S.). Making America strong : competitive companies co-operate to produce important instruments for military aircraft., poster, 1942?; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc194/: accessed April 24, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.