Rosie We Can Do It Travel Mug
- 16 oz. stainless steel travel mug
- Hand wash only
- Do not use bleach
- Not for microwave use
- Designed to keep hot drinks hot and cold drinks cold
- Simple, push-button lid makes it easy to drink and seal
You're on the go, and that morning coffee is essential for you to keep that Rosie "We Can Do It!" attitude. This Rosie travel mug is perfect to help get you there.
During World War I, many branches of the federal government used posters to urge Americans to support the war effort. In a time without radio, TV, or the Internet, posters were an inexpensive way to deliver powerful messages to millions of people. The government hired well-known artists to create designs that unified the American people. Posters continued to be published during World War II, and new posters are still in production. The National Archives holds close to 20,000 posters produced by military and civilian agencies.
In 1942, Pittsburgh artist J. Howard Miller was hired by the Westinghouse Company's War Production Coordinating Committee to create a series of posters for the war effort. One became the famous "We Can Do It!" image that in later years would become known as "Rosie the Riveter," although it was never given this title during the war.