The Media Campaign

The Office of War Information had a specific goal during the war years: a message about the war in every bit of media produced, be it by a government agency or an independent author or film producer. As a result, the Navy tightly controlled the outside image of the WAVES. No matter the media source, the message often followed a script which was developed and approved by the Navy publicity bureau.

Enter the Exhibit

This exhibit provided courtesy of Joy Chavez Mapaye