"My girl's a WOW" : woman ordnance worker.

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

Description

Color illustration of a helmeted soldier, smiling and holding a black and white picture of a woman. The woman wears a kerchief on her head and a pin on her white shirt (probably an I.D. badge) that has a woman's face and a number (14002) on it.

Physical Description

1 poster : col. ; 102 x 73 cm.

Creation Information

Treidler, Adolph, 1886-1981. 1943.

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 5577 times , with 113 in the last month . More information about this poster can be viewed below.

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Description

Color illustration of a helmeted soldier, smiling and holding a black and white picture of a woman. The woman wears a kerchief on her head and a pin on her white shirt (probably an I.D. badge) that has a woman's face and a number (14002) on it.

Physical Description

1 poster : col. ; 102 x 73 cm.

Notes

"U.S. Government Printing Office : 1943--O--557830"

"Ordnance Department -- U.S. Army"--appears at lower right corner of poster with bomb logo and slogan: "Keep 'em shooting!"

Listed in 1944 Monthly Catalog, p. 114.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: Database No. 391
  • Government Documents No.: W 34.29/1:G 44/3
  • Call Number: Posters WW2 Treidler 2
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc341

Collections

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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.

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

  • 1943

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • June 12, 2006, 10:51 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Oct. 8, 2015, 6:15 p.m.

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Treidler, Adolph, 1886-1981. "My girl's a WOW" : woman ordnance worker., poster, 1943; [Washington, D.C.]. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc341/: accessed November 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.