He Covers the Waterfrontand the HomefrontTo commemorate our exhibition, WWII & NYC, the Museum Store designed this inspiring tee shirt. Our contemporary Sam the New Yorker is a mash-up of wartime poster art, created to uplift morale and build feelings of patriotism and teamwork in Americans hard fight to win the war against Axis powers Germany, Italy and Japan. The shirt design is based on the classic World War II poster, Defend American Freedom ... It's Everybody's Job (1942) by McClelland Barclay.
Light weight ultra-soft 90 cotton / 10 viscose. Printed in the U.S.A.