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Catalog Number 10645-1197
Title Poster; World War II; John Falter; Offset Lithograph; March of Dimes, "Keep Them Playing"
Object Name Poster
Description Poster for the March of Dimes featuring artwork by John Falter. Offset lithograph on white paper. Color illustration featured with a white border and a red strip on the bottom edge. Illustration of a soldier in green fatigues holding a gun in one hand. He is facing right but is turned and looking forward. His other hand rests on the shoulder of a boy in a red shirt and blue jeans leaning on crutches. To the right of the two figures are three children running in front of clouds and a blue sky. The children, a blonde girl in a green shirt, a brunette girl in a yellow shirt and jeans, and a blonde boy wearing a red shirt and jeans, are ghost-like figures. Printed on the illustration in the lower right: "Keep them // playing" in black text. On the red rectangle, "Join the March of Dimes" in yellow print. Printed beneath is the supporting foundation's name and location. Printed on the right is a logo with "Fight Infantile Paralysis" in white.
Year Range from 1935
Year Range to 1960
Material Paper, Ink
Medium Offset Lithograph
Artist Falter, John P.
Made Falter, John P.; Allied Printing
Place of Origin USA: New York, New York
Height (in) 25.063
Width (in) 19.188
People Falter, John Philip, 1910-1982
Other Name Poster
Credit line John P. Falter, Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
Collection Falter, John P. Collection
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