Patriotic Poster: "Go to it, Chum"

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Title

Patriotic Poster: "Go to it, Chum"

Subject

Patriotic Poster, Battle of the Atlantic, Second World War

Description

A patriotic poster encouraging the production and shipment of exports during World War II. A blank, white text inset is positioned in the lower center image: a three-quarter length depiction of a dockyard worker moving a wooden crate. He looks up at a smiling British infantryman, carrying a rifle over his right shoulder and standing amidst the wooden crates, who talks to him. Ships and cranes are positioned in the background left. text: GO TO IT CHUM! That's war work - we get munitions in return for that lot! [blank text inset] Little Our Goods go out, Food and Munitions come in 'WE MUST HAVE EXPORTS' Ernest Bevin PRINTED FOR H.M. STATIONERY OFFICE BY LOWE and BRYDONE PRINTERS LTD. LONDON N.W.10. 51-7924.

Creator

Her Majesty's Stationery Office (publisher/sponsor)
Little (Undefined)
Lowe and Brydone Printers Ltd, London NW10 (printer)

Source

Imperial War Museum [Art.IWM PST 14440]

Publisher

Her Majesty's Stationery Office

Date

Second World War

Contributor

Ernest Bevin (Presumed source for the slogan: "We must have exports!)

Rights

Imperial War Museum

Relation

http://www.iwm.org.uk/collections/item/object/16877

Format

Paper, Lithograph, Height 766 mm, Width 508 mm

Language

English

Identifier

Catalogue # Art.IWM PST 14440

Coverage

Great Britain

Files

Patriotic Poster, Go To It Chum, IWM PST 14440, c.1.jpg

Citation

Her Majesty's Stationery Office (publisher/sponsor) Little (Undefined) Lowe and Brydone Printers Ltd, London NW10 (printer) , “Patriotic Poster: "Go to it, Chum",” Norumbega, accessed June 19, 2018, http://norumbega.org/items/show/48.

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