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United States Government Printing Office I'll carry mine too!

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09654.46 Author/Creator: United States Government Printing Office Place Written: Washington, D.C. Type: Poster Date: 1943 Pagination: 1 poster ; 71.1 x 56 cm.

One poster entitled, "I'll carry mine too!" printed by the United States Government Printing Office, dated 1943. Poster features a woman carrying some boxes and a grocery bag. Behind her are soldiers marching, and carrying packs and guns. The poster reads, "I'll carry mine too! Trucks And Tires Must Last Till Victory." The photo used in the poster was taken by Sarra Valentino. The identifying numbers at the bottom of the poster are OWI poster No. 28 and O-503155.

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