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Men wanted

Dublin Core

Title

Men wanted

Subject

Factories -- United States -- Caricature and Cartoons.
World War, 1939-1945.
United States -- Politics and government -- Caricatures and cartoons.

Description

Cartoon drawing of a man reading a help wanted poster and considering taking a job in a factory during World War II. However, an imp on his shoulder convinces him that the job would be too dirty. The man goes home and abashedly learns that his wife has taken a job in a factory in order to aid the war effort.

Creator

Smith, Dorman H. (Dorman Henry), 1892-1956.

Publisher

Chicago Herald-American

Date

1943-01-13

Rights

The Library has been unable to identify or locate rights holders for this image. This image has been made available under fair use (17 U.S.C. 107) and is provided strictly for noncommercial educational and research purposes. Individuals or institutions that have additional information about possible right holder(s) for this collection are encouraged to contact spcinfo@lib.usf.edu.

Format

image / jpg

Type

Image

Identifier

M49-00008

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Pen and ink drawing on board.

Physical Dimensions

13 x 11 cm.

Files

M49-00008-150.jpg

Collection

Citation

Smith, Dorman H. (Dorman Henry), 1892-1956., “Men wanted,” USF Library Special & Digital Collections Exhibits, accessed August 5, 2020, https://exhibits.lib.usf.edu/items/show/1254.