6 items found
Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Subject is exactly "Women in war"
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Become a Nurse, Your Country Needs You Poster, ca 1942

Become a Nurse, Your Country Needs You Poster, ca 1942

Date
1942
Description
Poster encouraging women to become a nurse during World War II. Interested citizens should write to the Nursing Information Bureau in New York City.
Collection
Join the Army Nurse Corps Poster, 1943

Join the Army Nurse Corps Poster, 1943

Date
1943-07
Description
Poster encouraging women to join the U.S. Army Nurse Corps during World War II. Interested citizens could apply at Red Cross recruiting stations.
Collection
Nursery Schools and Extended School Services booklet, ca. 1942

Nursery Schools and Extended School Services booklet, ca. 1942

Date
1942 (circa)
Description
Leaflet advertising child care services for women working in defense industries in the Jacksonville area during World War II.
Collection
Pitch in and Help! Join the Women's Land Army Poster, ca. 1944

Pitch in and Help! Join the Women's Land Army Poster, ca. 1944

Date
1944
Description
Poster encouraging women to farm during World War II. By producing their own food, American families would help conserve supplies of processed foods for use by American soldiers and other operatives.
Collection
What Women Do in the WAAC Poster, ca. 1943

What Women Do in the WAAC Poster, ca. 1943

Date
1943 (circa)
Description
Poster describing women's contributions in the Women's Army Auxiliary Corps, as well as what they were typically paid. The poster describes typical duties and eligibility requirements.
Collection
Which of These Is Your War Job? Poster, ca. 1943

Which of These Is Your War Job? Poster, ca. 1943

Date
1943 (circa)
Description
Poster with information about the war jobs available to women during World War II. Women can join as Army nurses, Navy nurses or cadet nurses, or in the Women's Army Corps (WAC), the Marines or in the United States Coast Guard (USCG) Women's Reserve (SPAR). The poster includes descriptions of who can join, where women could apply, what kind of work each job does, the pay for each position, and additional information.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
s1205_b001_f16_01Become a Nurse, Your Country Needs You Poster, ca 1942TextNursing
Manpower
Women in war
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s1205_b001_f16_02Join the Army Nurse Corps Poster, 1943TextManpower
Nursing
Women in war
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s419_b016_f04_01Nursery Schools and Extended School Services booklet, ca. 1942TextChild care services
After-school programs
Women employees
Women in war
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s1205_b001_f16_03Pitch in and Help! Join the Women's Land Army Poster, ca. 1944TextCivil defense
Food supply
Women in war
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s1205_b001_f16_04What Women Do in the WAAC Poster, ca. 1943TextManpower
Women in war
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s1205_b001_f16_05Which of These Is Your War Job? Poster, ca. 1943TextNursing
Manpower
Women in war
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