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Woman in War Work Window Display | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society

Photograph

Woman in War Work Window Display

Woman in War Work Window Display | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Female worker using a drill press in a window display at International Harvester's employment office in the company's Michigan Avenue annex. The display celebrates war work. A sign in the display reads: "This operator, like other men and women in Harvester factories, is doing a vital war job making parts for war materiel needed on the fighting fronts and food production machines needed on the home front."
DESCRIPTION
Female worker using a drill press in a window display at International Harvester's employment office in the company's Michigan Avenue annex. The display celebrates war work. A sign in the display reads: "This operator, like other men and women in Harvester factories, is doing a vital war job making parts for war materiel needed on the fighting fronts and food production machines needed on the home front."
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:12018
Creation Date: 1944
Creator Name:International Harvester Company
City:Chicago
County:
State:Illinois
Collection Name:International Harvester Company : International Harvester Company corporate archives central file (documented series), 1819-1998
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:photographic print, b&w
Original Format Number:MCC MSS 6Z, box 1034, #1255
Original Dimensions:10 x 8 inches
SUBJECTS
Hats
Work clothes
Exhibitions
Machinery
War work
World War, 1939-1945
Indoor photography
Women
Flags
Signs and signboards
Blue collar workers
Eyeglasses

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