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Mather Work Incentive Original Vintage Posters

Mather and Company produced work incentive posters to motivate employees in factories and businesses across the United States from 1923-1929. Led by entrepreneur Seth Seiders, the privately owned Mather and Company ran a Chicago-based operation that sold products to managers and foremen to mold their workers into the ideal workforce.

Every week, a new poster was displayed in a central location in a factory or a business for all workers to see. 

Attention-grabbing - especially in dull, monotone work environments - Mather and Company posters found their niche and soon became a popular instructional tool for thousands of companies nationwide. (Credit for the above and thanks to Lauren De Filippo)

The specific group of Mather posters that we are offering are all from the year 1927 and were actually used in a factory in the Northeast. These posters have stood the test of time very well and we had each conservation mounted onto linen and professionally restored. The posters of 1927 are rarely seen outside of institutions. They were all printed using stone lithography and each poster shows a richness of detail and the subtlety of fine texture that gives them their rich look. Two of the noted artists within this group are William Frederick Elmes and Robert Beebe. These posters each measure approximately 36" x 48" and are very suitable for all manner of businesses as well in the home. Almost 90 years old, they are collectible as well as attractive.

365 New Opportunities - A Happy New Year
Original Mather Work Incentive Poster 1927 -365 New Opportunities - Happy New Year
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36.25" x 48"
A Hit Or Miss - A Miss Is As Bad As A Mile
Original Mather Work Incentive Poster 1927 by Elmes - Hit or Miss
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36.5" x 48"
A Square Deal
Original Mather Work Incentive Poster 1927 - A Square Deal
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Aim High - Then Shoot
Original Mather Work Incentive Poster 1927 - Aim High - Then Shoot
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36" x 47.5"
Are You Present?
Original Mather Work Incentive Poster 1927 - Are You Present
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Are You Ready? - You Never Know When
Original Mather Work Incentive Poster 1927 by Elmes - Are You Ready? Football Player
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36.5" x 48"
Break Your Record
Original Mather Work Incentive Poster 1927 - Break Your Record - Pole Vault
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Coming - Trumpeters
Original Mather Work Incentive Poster 1927 - Coming - Trumpeters
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36.25" x 47.25"
Dedicated To Our Mothers
Original Mather Work Incentive Poster 1927 by Elmes and Beebe - Dedicated to our Mothers
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36.5" x 47.5"
Fair Good Better Best
Original Mather Work Incentive Poster 1927 - Fair Good Better Best Boat
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36.25" x 48"
He Sets The Pace
Original Mather Work Incentive Poster 1927 - He Sets the Pace - Athletes Running
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36.25" x 47.75"
Heads You Win - You Get The Credit
Original Mather Work Incentive Poster 1927 by Elmes - Heads You Win
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36" x 47.75"
Hot Heads Never Do Cool Thinking
Original Mather Work Incentive Poster 1927 - Hot Heads Never Do Cool Thinking
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How's Your Control?
Original Mather Work Incentive Poster 1927 - How's Your Control Baseball
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I Am Responsible - Doers Don't Dodge
Original Mather Work Incentive Poster 1927 - I am Responsible
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Let's Come To The Point
Original Mather Work Incentive Poster 1927 by Elmes - Let's Come to the Point
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Nothing Just Happens
Original Mather Work Incentive Poster 1927 - Nothing Just Happens
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Push Is The Best Pull
Original Mather Work Incentive Poster 1927 by Elmes - Push is the Best Pull
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Say It With Results - Abraham Lincoln
Original Mather Work Incentive Poster 1927 by Elmes - Say it With Results - Abraham Lincoln
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36.25" x 47.75"
See Them Stare - On - Timers
Original Mather Work Incentive Poster 1927 by Willard Frederick Elmes - See Them Stare
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36" x 47.5"
Teamworkers Are In Demand
Original Mather Work Incentive Poster  1927 - Teamworkers Are in Demand - Football
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36" x 47.5"
Thanksgiving Day - America's Blessings Are Boundless
Original Mather Work Incentive Poster 1927 by Elmes - Thanksgiving Day - America's Blessings
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36.25" x 48"
The Public Supports Us All
Original Mather Work Incentive Poster 1927 - The Public Supports Us All
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Too Late To Explain
Original Mather Work Incentive Poster 1927 - Too Late to Explain
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