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World War II Magazine Covers: women, 1943

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#1386
Bib ID 4079635 View CLIO record
Creator(s)
Title World War II Magazine Covers: women, 1943
Physical Description 0.5 linear feet (1 box (72 items))
Language(s) English .
Access

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Arrangement

Arrangement

Arranged.

Description

Summary

A collection of magazine covers, most with the WWW (Women War Workers) torch insignia, depicting women in occupations ordinarily performed by men. Apparently part of a National Labor Day, 1943, tribute to American women on the home front as partners of American men at war. Among the magazines represented are: Banking; The Christian Science Monitor; Harper's; Motor Age; Popular Mechanics; The Progressive Grocer; Safety Engineering; The Saturday Evening Post; and The Timberman

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Restrictions on Access

This collection is located on-site.

This collection has no restrictions.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. The RBML maintains ownership of the physical material only. Copyright remains with the creator and his/her heirs. The responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); World War II Magazine Covers: women; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

Accruals

Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. Contact rbml@columbia.edu for more information.

Ownership and Custodial History

Gift of Frances Henne, 1971.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Source of acquisition--Henne, Miss Frences. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--1971. Accession number--M-1971.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Entered in AMC 12/06/90.

Subject Headings

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Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Illustrations Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Periodical illustrations Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Magazine covers Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Women War Workers Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Women in war Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
World War, 1939-1945 -- Periodicals Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
World War, 1939-1945 -- Propaganda Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
World War, 1939-1945 -- Psychological aspects Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
World War, 1939-1945 -- Women Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID