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Catalog Number 10645-4330
Title Poster; John Falter; Offset Lithograph; Keep Faith with Them
Object Name Poster
Description Color offset lithograph on white paper. Poster for the United States Navy sponsored by the Navy Relief Society featuring illustrations by John Falter. On the top third of the poster is the image of a brunette woman wearing a pink shirt and blue suit jacket holding a young boy wearing a sailor suit and hat with one arm wrapped around the woman's neck and the other held by her hand. The two are facing and looking forward. Above them is a red rectangle with "Keep Faith with Them" printed in white. A blue seal with "Navy Relief Society" printed in white around an anchor and a star is on the upper right. Beneath the illustration is a blue tinted scene of destroyers in a convoy on the ocean. White text is printed over the blue illustration: "Protect the Families // of the Navy's // Fighting Men," on the right and "Navy-Marine Corps-Coast Guard" on the bottom edge. On the bottom left edge in small print is manufacturing information.
Year Range from 1943
Year Range to 1945
Material Paper, Ink
Medium Offset Lithograph
Artist Falter, John P.
Made Falter, John P.
Place of Origin USA
Makers mark Litho. in U.S.A.
Height (in) 16.813
Width (in) 11.938
People Falter, John Philip, 1910-1982
Other Name Poster
Event World War II
Credit line John P. Falter, Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
Collection Falter, John P. Collection
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