Use it Up - Wear it Out - Make It Do! Our Labor And Our Goods Are Fighting

Title

Use it Up - Wear it Out - Make It Do! Our Labor And Our Goods Are Fighting

Subject

Communication Artifacts ; Advertising Media ; Poster

Description

Image of a wife sewing a patch into the seat of her husband's trousers as he bends over to oil his lawn mower. Text: "Use it Up - Wear it Out - Make It Do! -- Our Labor And Our Goods Are Fighting".

Creator

U.S. Office of War Information

Source

Emil A. Blackmore Museum Collection (Poster ID: 771)

Publisher

U.S. Government Printing Office

Date

1943

Rights

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Format

22 x 92 in.

Language

eng

Type

still image

Identifier

771

Coverage

World War II, 1939-1945 ; United States (nation)

Collection

Citation

U.S. Office of War Information, “Use it Up - Wear it Out - Make It Do! Our Labor And Our Goods Are Fighting,” The Emil A. Blackmore Museum, accessed May 22, 2022, https://legionmuseum.omeka.net/items/show/256.

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