Industry -- the arsenal of democracy : defense on the sea begins on the shore.

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

Description

Small color poster with black & white inset image. In the foreground is a shipyard and docking area. In the background is a city skyline with several smokestacks emitting smoke. Out of the smoke appears a sailor steering at a ship's wheel. Behind him can be seen large ships. Airplanes fly in the sky above the sailor. In the lower left corner inset illustration, two workers work on a ship's propeller. Beneath this picture is a caption: "..it all depends on me!"

Physical Description

1 poster : col. ; 50 x 36 cm.

Creation Information

Iligan, Ralph, 1893-1960 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 407 times . More information about this poster can be viewed below.

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  • Main Title: Industry -- the arsenal of democracy : defense on the sea begins on the shore.
  • Alternate Title: Defense on the sea begins on the shore
  • Series Title: American War Posters

Description

Small color poster with black & white inset image. In the foreground is a shipyard and docking area. In the background is a city skyline with several smokestacks emitting smoke. Out of the smoke appears a sailor steering at a ship's wheel. Behind him can be seen large ships. Airplanes fly in the sky above the sailor. In the lower left corner inset illustration, two workers work on a ship's propeller. Beneath this picture is a caption: "..it all depends on me!"

Physical Description

1 poster : col. ; 50 x 36 cm.

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"[Copyright] National Association of Manufacturers"

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World War Poster Collection

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World War Two Collection

These materials focus on WWII and the immediate postwar period of the late 1940s. In addition to materials created during the time period, materials may include modern studies and commemorative works about the era.

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  • 1942?

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • June 13, 2006, 11:23 a.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Jan. 9, 2017, 5:12 p.m.

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Iligan, Ralph, 1893-1960. Industry -- the arsenal of democracy : defense on the sea begins on the shore., poster, 1942?; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc240/: accessed October 21, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.