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Catalog Number 10645-4364
Title Poster; John Falter; Offset Lithograph; Enlist in the Waves
Object Name Poster
Description Color offset lithograph on white paper featuring an illustration in the center. At the top of the poster is a grey banner with blue text. Below the illustration is additional text in red and blue. The illustration is of a woman in a navy uniform and cap in the foreground facing left. The woman is brown-haired, blue eyed and is looking off into the distance. In the background is an aircraft carrier. A plane is taking off, two are already in the air, and one has been shot down by anti-aircraft fire. There are several flak clouds above the ship. The scene is at sunset/sunrise with rough waters.
Date 04/06/1943
Culture American
Material Paper, Ink
Medium Offset Lithograph
Artist Falter, John P.
Made Falter, John P.
Place of Origin USA
Makers mark At top: "There's a man-size job for you in your Navy."
At bottom: "Enlist in the WAVES Apply to your nearest NAVY RECRUITING STATION OR OFFICE OF NAVAL OFFICER PROCURRENT"
In small print at bottom edge: "Order No. 22 NRB-3526-4-6-43-6OM"
Inscription Text John Falter USNR
Height (in) 42
Width (in) 28.125
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