"Keep 'em rolling, pal. On the production line, we're fighters, too. We'll give 'em a beating they'll never forget." Produce for victory!

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

Description

A working man smiles at the viewer. He has goggles on his forehead and is wearing a torn sweatshirt.

Physical Description

1 poster : col. ; 91 x 61 cm.

Creation Information

Hagel, Otto, 1909-1973. 1942.

Context

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 451 times , with 12 in the last month . More information about this poster can be viewed below.

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  • Sheldon-Claire Co. The Sheldon-Claire Company was a Chicago ad agency. See http://americanhistory.si.edu/victory/victory6.htm.

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  • Main Title: "Keep 'em rolling, pal. On the production line, we're fighters, too. We'll give 'em a beating they'll never forget." Produce for victory!
  • Series Title: Produce for victory
  • Series Title: American War Posters

Description

A working man smiles at the viewer. He has goggles on his forehead and is wearing a torn sweatshirt.

Physical Description

1 poster : col. ; 91 x 61 cm.

Notes

"Form No. 3"

"Copyright 1942--The Sheldon-Claire Co. 520 North Michigan Ave., Chicago"

Union stamp at lower right corner of poster.

The Sheldon-Claire Company was a Chicago ad agency. See http://americanhistory.si.edu/victory/victory6.htm.

According to the Smithsonian Institution, this photograph is by Otto Hagel. (http://americanhistory.si.edu/victory/victory6.htm)

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Identifier

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  • Accession or Local Control No: Database No. 474
  • Accession or Local Control No: Historical Collection Accession No. 2343-19
  • Call Number: Posters WW2 Hagel 2
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc270

Collections

This poster is part of the following collections of related materials.

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.

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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Creation Date

  • 1942

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • June 13, 2006, 11:54 a.m.

Description Last Updated

  • April 18, 2013, 3:56 p.m.

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Hagel, Otto, 1909-1973. "Keep 'em rolling, pal. On the production line, we're fighters, too. We'll give 'em a beating they'll never forget." Produce for victory!, poster, 1942; Chicago, Ill.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc270/: accessed June 27, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.