EXTRA Your Country Needs You In The U.S. Navy At Once
Place Published: New York
Publisher: J.H. Tooker Print Co.
Description: Original poster. Color lithograph. 29 x 20.75 inches.
Comments: A World War I recruiting poster, in the form of a news broadside, for the women's auxiliary navy. Bold text on a dark blue background proclaims the need for women's involvement and, at the bottom, lists the addresses of New York City recruiting stations. Many of the approximately 13,000 women who joined the auxiliary navy supported the war effort by doing clerical work. The poster is in an acetate sleeve. Two small areas of loss to left and top margins and a printer's crease in the bottom-right corner. Otherwise, in good condition.Language: English
Book ID: 233373