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Catalog Number 10645-4379
Title Poster; World War II; John Falter; Offset Lithograph; "Pack it Right to Reach the Fight!"
Object Name Poster
Description Color offset lithograph on white paper. Poster with artwork by John Falter. Printed in black on the top right edge: "War puts your package // on the spot!" above a scene where Navy sailors wearing rolled up jeans, shorts, shirts, and white caps, carrying crates off a boat onto a beach, where boxes are stacked. From the stack the sailors are carrying the boxes into the island. In the foreground is a sailor carrying a broken crate. In the background is water and boats beneath a cloudless sky. Printed on the bottom of the page in yellow over a burgandy rectangle: "Pack it Right to Reach the Fight!" Manufacturing information is printed on the bottom edge.
Year Range from 1942
Year Range to 1945
Culture American
Material Paper, Ink
Medium Offset Lithograph
Artist Falter, John P.
Made Falter, John P.
Place of Origin USA
Makers mark Official Navy Poster S & A 4-20M Additional Copies May Be Obtained From Industrial Incentive Division, Navy Department
Height (in) 30.063
Width (in) 40.063
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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