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International Harvester Maintenance Battalion Poster | Print | Wisconsin Historical Society

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International Harvester Maintenance Battalion Poster

International Harvester Maintenance Battalion Poster | Print | Wisconsin Historical Society
Advertising proof illustrating International Harvester's contribution to the war effort through the forming of maintenance battalions to service International trucks used in battle. The poster features a color illustration of tanks and trucks in use around a camp while helicopters and airplanes fly through the air and a body of text with the headline: "To Keep the Battle Machines Slugging Harvester Men Form Maintenance Battalion to Service the Battle Line."
DESCRIPTION
Advertising proof illustrating International Harvester's contribution to the war effort through the forming of maintenance battalions to service International trucks used in battle. The poster features a color illustration of tanks and trucks in use around a camp while helicopters and airplanes fly through the air and a body of text with the headline: "To Keep the Battle Machines Slugging Harvester Men Form Maintenance Battalion to Service the Battle Line."
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:77342
Creation Date: 1942
Creator Name:International Harvester Company
City:
County:
State:
Collection Name:Advertising literature, 1832-1984
Genre:Print
Original Format Type:prints, photomechanical
Original Format Number:PH 6421.2659 (3)
Original Dimensions:10.5 x 13.5 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
The handwritten text at the top left of the poster reads: "Collier's - Oct. 24, '42." Similar to Image ID: 76576.
SUBJECTS
War posters
Weapons
World War, 1939-1945
Men
Trucks
Tents
Armed Forces
Tanks (Military science)
Battlefields
Combat
Firearms
Military uniforms
Soldiers
Transportation, Military

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