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Title
Gee!! I wish I were a man I'd join the Navy : be a man and do it United States Navy recruiting station
Creator
Christy, Howard Chandler, 1873-1952, artist
Date Created and/or Issued
1917
Contributing Institution
Huntington Library
Collection
Prints and Ephemera
Rights Information
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Description
Prints, advertising; Image of a young woman wearing a Navy uniform and white sailor cap, with her collar blowing up in the wind, on a United States Navy recruitment poster during World War I.
Date based on year in artist's signature. "Howard Chandler Christy, 1917"--text, bottom right of image.
Type
image
Extent
1 lithograph : color printed ; overall 103.98 x 68.58 cm (40 15/16 x 27 in.)
Identifier
priWWI_L_38
414743
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p9539coll1/id/23592
Subject
Advertising--Recruiting and enlistment
Cross dressing--Pictorial works
Sailors--Pictorial works
World War, 1914-1918--Recruiting & enlistment--United States
United States. Navy
Lithographs--Color--1900-1925. (gmgpc)
War posters--American--1910-1920. (gmgpc)
Source
Huntington Collection
World War I
Your Country Calls
Prints and Ephemera, Huntington Digital Library

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