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  • Subject: Signs
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    • Workers in line at a canteen

    • DL 0110
    • Men standing in front of a building with signs indicating cashier and drink service windows
    • Canteens (Facilities); Laborers; Segregation; Signs
    • Man at Telephone

    • DL 0160
    • A man is seated at a desk with an telephone receiver held to his ear. A calendar, photographs, signs and artwork are on the wall behind him. A badge is attached to his belt.
    • Badges; Interiors; Posters; Signs; Telephones; War posters
    • Alpha track at Y-12

    • Y12 0370
    • An oval shaped machine with steps leading to it is seen from above. Signs warn of high voltage.
    • Interiors; Signs; Y-12 Plant
    • Racetrack at Y-12

    • Y12 0680
    • A large oval structure with steps leading to its top is seen from above. Signs warn of high voltage.
    • Interiors; Signs; Y-12 Plant
    • Wheat Post Office and general store

    • ES 0195
    • A two story building with merchandising signs and awnings over a porch and window.
    • Post offices; Signs; Stores and shops; Wheat (Tenn.)
    • We mean business

    • SGN 0480
    • Two signs are pictured. One is illustrating Uncle Sam with the words, "We mean business; let's buy double this time." The other sign is a thermometer with quotas of a war loan drive.
    • Automobiles; Billboards; Jackson Square (Oak Ridge, Tenn.); Signs; Uncle Sam (Symbolic character); War bonds and funds
    • To hit 'em harder

    • SGN 0490
    • A billboard illustrating a soldier aiming his rifle and advertising a war loan drive is located in a room full of signs.
    • Billboards; Signs; Soldiers; War bonds and funds
    • Cleanliness control gate

    • K25 0540
    • A man with an armband designating 'process inspector' is standing by an entrance gate with warning signs.
    • K-309-2 Building; Inspections; Oak Ridge Gaseous Diffusion Plant; Security checkpoints; Signs
    • German field piece on display at Y-12

    • WWII 0030
    • An artillery weapon is on display outdoors near a long one story building with entrances labeled for different occupations. Signs are mounted on top of the building.
    • Artillery (Weaponry); Signs; Victory Committee
    • Army officer at Y-12

    • Y12 0240
    • A man dressed in a military uniform standing in front of a No Smoking sign points to locations in a building complex sited below him.
    • Military uniforms; Signs; Soldiers; Trucks; Y-12 Plant
    • Boy Scouts and Christmas seal display

    • DL 0210
    • Two boys in uniforms, one outside a window holding posters, the other is inside placing a poster on the window.
    • Boy Scouts of America (Oak Ridge, Tenn.); Christmas seals; Holidays; Signs
    • Women in line at an empty meat counter

    • SHP 0110
    • Three men stand behind an empty grocery case while women wait in line for service.
    • Consumer rationing; Grocery stores; Queues; Signs; Stores and shops
    • Interior of City Market

    • SHP 0120
    • Men, women and children stand in line at a market.
    • Children; City Market; Consumer rationing; Grocery stores; Interiors; Queues; Signs; Stores and shops
    • Cubicle operators

    • Y12 0390
    • Viewed down a long hallway, several women and one man are monitoring numbered control panels. A sign states, "Do not visit with cubicle operators."
    • Gauges; Industrial technicians; Interiors; Signs; Y-12 Plant
    • What you see here

    • SGN 0010
    • A sign with three monkeys with the words, "What you see here, what you do here, what you hear here, let it stay here."
    • Internal security; Monkeys; Signs; Three monkeys (Motif)

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