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Work will win, , 1942

 Item — Item: wwp00147
Identifier: Subseries 2.7:

Scope and Content of the Subseries

From the Sub-Series:

This subseries covers those posters designed to galvanize support for the war effort. Poster illustrations include flags and war heroes, the attack at Pearl Harbor, and encouragement to work with all Americans in the war effort, despite social, racial, or gender differences. There are also examples of the Four Freedoms posters by Norman Rockwell.


  • 1942



From the Collection:

Languages represented in the collection: English and French.


This collection is open for research.


From the Collection: 330 posters

Physical Description

Poster is in fragile state due to folding.


121.5 x 16.75 in.


Poster showing the United States Seal in red and blue and the text in red, capital letters. Produced by the War Production Board, Washington, D.C. Printed: [Washington, D.C.]: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1942, O-469850. S-1. Reference Number: wwp00147. (See also: Reference Numbers: wwp00145, wwp00146, wwp00148, and wwp00149).

Repository Details

Part of the 01 - Special Collections, Honnold/Mudd Library Repository

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