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Catalog Number 10645-1186
Title Poster; World War II; John Falter; Offset Lithograph; "Share the Deeds of Victory, Join the WAVES"
Object Name Poster
Description Color offset lithograph on white paper. Poster with an illustration by John Falter on the top half of the poster and text on the bottom. The illustration is of a brunette woman in a white shirt, and navy uniform jacket standing in an airport control tower. The woman is holding a radio in her hand and is standing, facing left. In the background are instrument panels with binoculars sitting on top of them. Through the windows the airfield is visible; planes are sitting on the ground or taking flight. Flying through the air are several planes flying in formation. Above the illustration is the text: "Share the Deeds of Victory" in blue. Beneath the illustration is blue and red text: "Join the Waves // Apply to your nearest // Navy Recruiting Station or Office of Navy Officer Procurement." The artist's signature is printed on the lower left corner of the illustration. The poster is mounted on foamcore board with a metal hook on the back.
Year Range from 1943
Year Range to 1945
Material Paper, Ink
Medium Offset Lithograph
Artist Falter, John P.
Made Falter, John P.
Place of Origin USA
Height (in) 37
Width (in) 26.063
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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