Museum logo
Museum logo

Object Record

  • Email This Page
  • Send Feedback
Catalog Number 10645-1211
Title Poster; John Falter; Offset Lithograph; Full Speed Ahead for Victory
Object Name Poster
Description Color offset lithograph on cardboard. Poster featuring an illustration with text along the bottom. The illustration depicts two sailors shirtless, wearing jeans and a white hat, working hard in a ship's engine room. One man is turning a brass wheel in front of rows of dials. The other man is cranking the power to "Full" behind him. Printed on a white square to the left of the men: "There's A // Place For // You in the // Navy // Enlist Today" in red and black with an anchor drawn next to the text. Below the illustration, along the bottom edge is a green bar with: "Help Hold "Full Speed Ahead For Victory" in yellow and white text. The illustration and text is bordered by white.
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) 13.813
Width (in) 22.813
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
Relation Show Related Records...