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Collection Board of Transportation Collection
Object ID VIIA-2285
Object Name Poster
Date ca. 1944
Title U.S. Navy: The Nearest Navy Recruiting Station
Scope & Content Navy recruiting poster advertising a photograph collage of women and men in the navy (images printed negative). Following the statement "The nearest Navy recruiting station is located at..." is text that reads "Address of nearest recruiting station to the train station where poster is displayed will be shown in this space", indicating this to be a template or mock-up for future posters to be hung in subway stations.
Extent of Description one 7.5" x 11.13" poster
Physical characteristics Black on white paper stock; printed in small print at bottom: "ORDER NO. 63-A NAYPERS-NRB-44481-27 Sep 44 - 8M. (14 Lots)". Looks like a photocopy of a negative.
Level of description Item
Search Terms World War II
Subjects Recruiting & enlistment
Military service
People/ Corporations United States Navy
Number of images 1