#58 Integrating the Work Force in WWII
Poster Caption: The War Manpower Commission, charged with recruiting seven million new workers in the first year of World War II, faced the problem of racial prejudice. This poster was part of the commission’s campaign to encourage all Americans to work together to win the war. (Government Printing Office, 1942, in the Gilder Lehrman Collection)
These posters are 22" x 30", full color, and printed on a semi-gloss white stock. Each one features a caption that places the image in historical context.