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Catalog Number 10645-1178
Title Poster; World War II; John Falter; Offset Lithograph; 1st Navy Poster '42
Object Name Poster
Description Color offset lithograph on white cardboard featuring an illustration that depicts activity on the deck of an aircraft carrier. View of the tower, 16" guns, and sailors in red, white, and black tops scurrying around on the deck. A Navy Wildcat is preparing for takeoff on the right side of the illustration. A sailor with a black and yellow flag is waving to the plane. The poster has a white border. Written in blue ink on the lower left corner: "1st Navy Poster '42".
Date 1942
Culture American
Material Cardboard, Ink
Medium Offset Lithograph
Artist Falter, John P.
Made U.S. Government Printing Office; Falter, John P.
Place of Origin USA
Makers mark 1st Navy Poster '42
Inscription Text John Falter USNR
Height (in) 10.5
Width (in) 13
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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