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Catalog Number 10645-1198
Title Poster; John Falter; Offset Lithograph; Build and Fight for Victory
Object Name Poster
Description Offset lithograph on white paper. Color illustration featuring a soldier in a green uniform jumping out of a green road grader with a rifle in his hands. The soldier, and others in the background, are running toward the right. In the distant background are palm trees and jungle. Printed above his head on the top edge: "Construction workers... // Build and Fight for Victory- // Join the Seabees" in black and red text. Printed beneath the illustration is black text: "Ask about new Volunteer Plan // Join the // Apply to your nearest navy recruiting station // You may also volunteer for service with the Army Engineers. See your nearest Army Recruiting Station." On the bottom edge is small black text: "Order No. 27" on the left and "NRB-35901--5-12-43--40M" on the right. The illustration is framed in yellow and white.
Date 05/12/1943
Culture America
Material Paper, Ink
Medium Offset Lithograph
Artist Falter, John P.
Made U.S. Government Printing Office; Falter, John P.
Place of Origin USA
Inscription Text John Falter USNR
Height (in) 42.125
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
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