When Plowshares Built Swords: Scrap Drives During World War II

Scrap drives during the early 1940s emptied barns and fields across the country, for better or for worse.

In this ad targeting Massey-Harris dealers, dealers are encouraged to do their part in promoting the National Scrap Harvest. The ad goes so far as to provide talking points dealers might use to counter critics.
Image courtesy Dennis McGrew, Lawrence, Mich.