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Catalog Number 10645-1208
Title Poster; John Falter; Offset Lithograph; Build and Fight in the Navy Seabees
Object Name Poster
Description Offset lithograph on white cardboard. Color illustration featured on the middle with a green border. Illustration of a soldier in green fatigues and a white hat carrying a backpack, rifle, and helmet on his shoulder. The soldier faces right but is looking over his shoulder. In the background a crane and its operator are visible. Printed above the illustration on the top edge in green and red text: "Build and fight in the // Navy Seabees." Red text printed below the illustration: "Wanted- Construction Workers." On the bottom of the page is a green rectangle with more recruitment information and a bee holding a jackhammer. In small green print on the bottom edge: "Order No. 38" on the left, and "BUPERS-NRB-36965--31 July 43--50M."
Year Range from 1942
Year Range to 1944
Culture American
Material Cardboard, Ink
Medium Offset Lithograph
Artist Falter, John P.
Made U.S. Government Printing Office
Place of Origin USA
Inscription Text John // Falter // USNR
Height (in) 20.063
Width (in) 14
People Falter, John Philip, 1910-1982
Other Name Poster
Credit line John P. Falter, Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
Collection Falter, John P. Collection
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