“War Workers” Foot Care Kit
Catalog #: 1985.0460.132
Credit: Medical Science, Division of Science, Medicine, and Society, National Museum of American History
Dimensions / Weight
Dimensions: 11.5" H x 11" W x 1" D
Light carboard box printed, "War Workers Take Care Of Your Feet." Several boxes of foot care products including: "Oxy-Cur", "Pop For Corns and , "X L" for athletes foot.
A healthy work force at home was as important as the soldier’s on the front lines. Since it was imperative to keep war production high, and workers health was paramount. Foot problems were common and keeping the workers on their feet was important.
Country: United States
War: World War II
Service: Support Organizations