Doctors are Scarce

Title

Doctors are Scarce

Subject

Communication Artifacts ; Advertising Media ; Poster

Description

Poster with text about the need for home health care and the shortage of doctors with emblems of the Red Cross and Civil Defense. Text: "Doctors are scarce -- One out of three has gone to war -- Be prepared for minor injury for minor illness -- Learn first aid & home nursing"

Creator

Office of War Information

Source

Emil A. Blackmore Museum Collection (Poster ID: 1932)

Publisher

US Government Printing Office

Date

1943

Rights

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Format

22 x 28 in.

Language

eng

Type

still image

Identifier

1932

Coverage

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

Citation

Office of War Information, “Doctors are Scarce,” The Emil A. Blackmore Museum, accessed July 3, 2022, https://legionmuseum.omeka.net/items/show/226.

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