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Catalog Number 10645-4371
Title Poster; John Falter; Offset Lithograph; Build and Fight in the Navy Seabees
Object Name Poster
Description Color offset lithograph on white paper. Poster featuring an illustration with text on the bottom. The illustration depicts two soldiers in green fatigues and helmets firing guns and lying behind sandbags, as more soldiers run up behind them. In the background is a tropical jungle and in front of it is a generator and a crane. Printed at the top of the illustration is black text: "Construction Workers 17 to 50." On the bottom of the illustration is a white box with "Build and fight in the // Navy Seabees" in black and red text. Beneath the box is recruiting information, and the Seabees bee logo--a bee holding a jackhammer and hammers. Printing on the bottom edge is fine black text with manufacturing information.
Date 06/06/1943
Material Paper, Ink
Medium Offset Lithograph
Artist Falter, John P.
Made Falter, John P.
Place of Origin USA
Makers mark Lower Left: "Order No. 33"
Lower Right: "NRB--36488--6 July 43--25 M.
Height (in) 42.063
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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