Let the Jews of the World Answer with 1000 Tanks and 500 Airplanes! Zol di Yidn fun der velt entfern mit 1000 tanken un 500 eroplanen! זאלן די אידן פון דער וועלט ענטפערן מיט 1000 טאנקען און 500 עראפּלאנען
The Soviet appeal for tanks. Text is similar to the item titled, "We Answer the Call from Soviet Jews for 1000 Tanks and 500 Airplanes." This may be an earlier draft. The text is part of the IWO/JPFO's war effort campaign to buy Jewishly named tanks for the Soviet Union to support the appeal made by the Jewish Anti-Fascist Committee of the USSR (JAFC).
The Jewish People’s Fraternal Order was the largest ‘national’ section of the International Workers Order (IWO) which focused on cultural awareness and celebration, mutual support especially in health insurance coverage, and anti-fascist activities. The IWO also gave particular emphasis to supporting the rights and interests of African Americans. Documents include language and representations which comprise the historical record and should not be interpreted to mean that Cornell University or its staff endorse or approve of negative representations or stereotypes presented.
International Workers Order (IWO) Records #5276. Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library.
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