Caution! We Are At War! General Cable Poster

USA, 1942

9 x 13 in (23 x 33 cm)

ID #FF19D-PK20-S

[Front]: "CAUTION! / Careless conversation may give valuable information to the enemy and endanger your lives and your jobs. / WE ARE AT WAR!"

[Back]: Published - February 1942 / 500 put display in all General Cable plants and offices, also sent to Government Departments and industrials. / Purpose: To serve as a challenge to workesr to do the impossible."

This poster series was privately printed by General Cable as part of their "Fight Talk" series, in which the company promoted the importance of issues such as conservation, safety, security, and thorough job performance (via Heritage Auctions). These posters have front and back sides--please see secondary image for the back.

Printer: General Cable Corporation

Condition: Fair; please note paper creasing along right-hand border and slight discoloration along edges.

Material: Paper

50-100 american horizontal labor poster propaganda size-9-x-13 united states usa vintage poster war world war 2 world war ii WWII