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Collection Board of Transportation Collection
Object ID VIIC-3288
Object Name Poster
Date 1944
Title 4600 Men Have Gone To War from the New York City Transit System
Scope & Content Poster advertising "4600 Men Have Gone To War from the New York City Transit System." Poster is a call for replacement transit workers (New York Transit System) for a number of jobs including street car operators, bus operators, trackmen, mechanics, railroad porters, laborers, skilled and unskilled helpers. On the bottom of the poster, non-citizens are welcome to apply as laborers only.
Extent of Description one 15" x 20" poster
Physical characteristics Red and dark blue ink on white paper stock
Level of description Item
Search Terms New York City Transit System (NYCTS)
Subjects World War II
Transit workers
Laborers
Number of images 1