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    • Are You Working With Schwab?

    • 1917
    • The photograph shows an image of Charles M. Schwab, in suit and bowler hat, observing workmen in a shipyard. The text quotes Charles M. Schwab, Director General of the Emergency Fleet Corp., who gives credit "to the men who actually built [the...
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    • Put The Pennant Beside The Flag

    • 1917
    • Poster showing the United States flag and the pennant of the U.S. Shipping Board.
    • Falls, C. B. (Charles Buckles), 1874-1960
    • On the Job For Victory

    • 1918
    • Shipyard seen from ground level with many workers in the foreground. A row of red hulls is depicted in various states of construction. They sit nestled in their scaffolding with numerous cranes towering above them.
    • Lie, Jonas, 1880-1940
    • On the Job For Victory

    • 1918
    • Shipyard scene seen from ground level with many workers in the foreground. A row of red hulls is depicted in various states of construction. They sit nestled in their scaffolding with numerous cranes towering above them.
    • Lie, Jonas, 1880-1940
    • On The Job For Victory

    • 1917
    • Ship-builder in foreground holding a rivet gun in his right hand, and with his left gestures over his right shoulder as if to say, "Come on!" The background shows workers, scaffolding and cranes of a shipyard.
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    • Teamwork Wins

    • 1917
    • World War I poster featuring men at work in a shipyard, beneath an American flag.
    • Kline, Hibberd V. B. (Hibberd Van Buren), b. 1885
    • To Everyone In This Plant

    • 1917
    • A shipyard scene is depicted and a shield with stars and stripes is in the upper right corner. Text encourages every worker "to do his utmost to make material for our ships carefully and speedily." Concludes, "Our country is depending on you."...
    • Britton, L. N.
    • Two Inspiring Cablegrams

    • 1918
    • Poster contains pencil drawings of Edward N. Hurley, Chairman of the U.S. Shipping Board, and Gen. John J. Pershing. It reproduces an exchange of cables between the two men. Hurley cabled that "American shipyards will launch nearly one hundred...
    • Hoff, Krieg
    • The Ships Are Coming

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    • Illustration of a camouflaged merchant vessel and naval escort in top quarter. Text urges workers to "help send the good news" that "the ships are coming" by working hard every day. The plant's products are urgently needed to complete American...
    • Treidler, Adolph, b. 1886
    • Teamwork Builds Ships

    • 1917
    • World War I poster featuring ship-builders working together to rivet the steel plates of a vessel.
    • Stevens, William Dodge, 1870-1942
    • Our Country Needs Ships

    • 1917
    • Sketch of shipyard in top quarter. The American and U.S. Shipping Board flags are prominent. Text begins "Our country needs ships to carry our boys 'over there' and keep them well supplied with food, clothing and munitions of war." Meant to be hung...
    • Meyer, Herbert W. (Herbert William), 1882-1960
    • Shoot Ships To Germany And Help America Win

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    • Illustration of a camouflaged merchant vessel and naval escort in top quarter. Poster is meant to be displayed at shipyards. Text quotes Charles M. Schwab, Director General of the Emergency Fleet Corp., who reminds workers that newly built ships...
    • Treidler, Adolph, b. 1886
    • Together We Win

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    • A sailor, a shipyard worker, and a soldier marching arm in arm. The background shows a shipyard and a ship.
    • Flagg, James Montgomery, 1877-1960
    • Launching Another Victory Ship

    • 1918
    • Depiction of the "sideways launching of the 3500-ton S.S. "Lady Janet" at the Great Lakes Engineering Co. Yard, Ecorse, Michigan, July 4th, 1918. Image of crowd cheering, flags flying, and planes passing overhead.
    • Joseph Pennell, 1857-1926
    • Hip-Hip--Another Ship--Another Victory

    • 1918
    • A worker, who has climbed a ship's stern flag stanchion, cheering and lifting his cap. The breeze causes the American flag to stream out behind him. In the background are a crowd and shipyard structures.
    • Wright, George Hand, 1872-1951
    • Send The Eagle's Answer--More Ships

    • 1917
    • Full color poster of a screaming bald eagle, with talons outstretched, racing towards the rising red sun. Below a convoy leaves port, beginning its voyage to Europe.
    • Daugherty, James Henry, 1889-1974
    • Your Work Means Victory--Build Another One

    • 1917
    • Poster showing men working on rigging on the smokestack of a ship. Note at lower left: "This poster design received an honorable mention (citizen's class) in the poster contest conducted by 'The New York Sun.'"
    • Hoertz, Frederick J., 1899-1977

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