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United we win
United we win
Resource Typeimage
TitleUnited we win
Coverage / Year1942
DescriptionPoster, color, 28.5 x 40 in., published by the United States Government Printing Office
InterpretationIn spite of the fact that they were full participants in both home front and military efforts, African Americans were still subjected to overt racial discrimination and segregation in the United States of the 1940's. This poster depicts the ideal of racial equality that did not always exist in reality.
Lesson Plans / ThemesWorld War II; African American Soldiers
Learning Standards16 History; 14 Political systems
Author or CreatorUnited States. War Manpower Commission
Other ContributorsLiberman [photographer]
Subject / KeywordsWorld War II; War posters, American; World War, 1939-1945--War work--United States; Soldiers; World War, 1939-1945--United States--African Americans
Collection PublisherIllinois State Library
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Resource Identifierww20191p
CONTENTdm file name8592920252002_ww20191p.jpg
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