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ABOUT BROWSE FEED

"We did it then, we will do it again" : beat the promise.

Description: This poster depicts an army of workers marching from "1919" to "1941" alluding to America's military intervention in the First World War and tracing that heritage to the Second World War. In the center is an image of a 1919 letter from Franklin D. Roosevelt, then Acting Secretary of the Navy, to Eldridge R. Johnson, President of Victor Talking Machine Company.
Date: [1941-1942?]
Item Type: Poster
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

We pledged it, we'll beat it!

Description: A large, white capital letter "B" on a dark blue background. Superimposed diagonally over the B is a morse code symbol in red.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Poster
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

What Britain puts in the common pool.

Description: Color pictograph showing military supplies and facilities produced by Britain. In the center is an outline map of Britain, with 10 arrows around it, each pointing to a picture of a product or facility: tanks, boats, port and ship repair facilities and fueling, food, airfields, clothing and uniforms, shipping, hospitals and medical facilities, warships and aircraft.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Poster
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Your production : beat your promise.

Description: Illustration of a giant boot about to crush caricatures of Benito Mussolini, Adolf Hitler, and a caricatured Japanese soldier (probably representing Hideki Tojo).
Date: unknown
Item Type: Poster
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department