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

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  • Main Title "My girl's a WOW" : woman ordnance worker.
  • Series Title American War Posters


  • Artist: Treidler, Adolph, 1886-1981.
    Creator Type: Personal
  • Author: United States. Army. Ordnance Dept.
    Creator Type: Organization


  • Name: United States. Government Printing Office.
    Place of Publication: [Washington, D.C.]


  • Creation: 1943


  • English


  • Content 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.


  • Keyword: weapons production
  • Keyword: WOW
  • Keyword: war production
  • Keyword: appeal to women
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: War posters, American -- 1939-1945 -- Specimens.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: World War, 1939-1945 -- United States -- Posters -- Specimens.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: World War, 1939-1945 -- Women -- United States -- Posters -- Specimens.
  • Keyword: soldier
  • Keyword: woman ordnance worker
  • Keyword: keep 'em shooting
  • Keyword: ordnance
  • Keyword: appeal to workers
  • Keyword: civilian responsibility

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source


  • Name: World War Poster Collection
    Code: WWPC
  • Name: World War Two Collection
    Code: WWII


  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD


  • Rights Access: public

Resource Type

  • Poster


  • Image


  • 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


  • Display Note: "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.
  • Digital Preservation: creationAppName: Adobe Photoshop creationAppVersion: 7 creationHardware: Vidar Latitude