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World War I poster entitled, "Rivets are bayonets - Drive them home!" suggests that domestic war work in factories was the equivalent of the work soldiers did on the battlefield.
About This Item
- Title: Rivets are bayonets poster, 1917
- Creator: United States Shipping Board Emergency Fleet Corporation
- Creation Date: circa 1917
- Subject Date: circa 1917
- Media: Ink on paper
- Dimensions: 97 cm x 63 cm
- Local Code: Coll. 463, World War I Poster Collection, #802
- Collection: WPA broadsides relating to Maine, Massachusetts, and World War I
- Object Type: Text and Image
For more information about this item, contact:Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x219
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LC Subject Headings
- Boat & ship industry--1910-1920
- Lithographs Color 1910-1920
- War posters American 1910-192.
- World War, 1914-1918--Economic & industrial aspects--United States
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