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Catalog Number 10645-4372
Title Poster; World War II; John Falter; Offset Lithograph; It's a Grand and Glorious Feeling--Enlist in the WAVES"
Object Name Poster
Description Color offset lithograph on white paper. The poster features an illustration by John Falter of a woman in a blue WAVE uniform saluting a boy in a tan suit jacket. The boy is facing the WAVE and is standing next to an older woman in a green skirt suit. A man in a grey suit is taking the WAVE's luggage from her, smiling. The group is standing in front of a green passenger rail car. Yellow text is printed on the top edge: "It's a grand and // glorius feeling." The artist's signature is printed on the lower left corner of the illustration. On the bottom of the poster over white is the blue text: "Enlist // in the // WAVES // Inquire at any // Navy Recruiting Stator or Office of Naval Officer Procurement."
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) 23.875
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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