Work on a farm-- this summer : join the U.S. Crop Corps.

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

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Both in bib overalls, a man holds a pitchfork while a woman holds a basket overflowing with harvested vegetables against the background of a blue sky.

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1 poster : col. ; 72 x 51 cm.

Creation Information

Douglass Crockwell, Spencer, 1904-1968. 1943.

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Both in bib overalls, a man holds a pitchfork while a woman holds a basket overflowing with harvested vegetables against the background of a blue sky.

Physical Description

1 poster : col. ; 72 x 51 cm.

Notes

"See your U.S. Employment Service or your local county agent"

"OWI Poster No. 59. Additional copies may be obtained upon request from the Division of Public Inquiries, Office of War Information, Washington, D.C."

"U.S. Government Printing Office : 1943-O-520467"

Known to have been issued in at least two different sizes.

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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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  • 1943

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • June 12, 2006, 9:19 p.m.

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  • Oct. 8, 2015, 7:33 p.m.

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Douglass Crockwell, Spencer, 1904-1968. Work on a farm-- this summer : join the U.S. Crop Corps., poster, 1943; Washington D.C.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc552/: accessed June 28, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.