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Sidewise launching of the 3500 ton S.S. "Lady Janet" at the Great Lakes Engineering Co. yard, Escorse, Michigan, July 4th, 1918 Launching another victory ship ... Committee on Public Information. [Poster.]

Artist:
Pennell, Joseph 1857-1926
Sponsor:
United States Shipping Board Emergency Fleet Corporation Publications Section
Committee on Public Information Division of Pictorial Publicity Philadelphia
Physical description:
1 item: poster, multicolor, 109.5 x 144.5 cm
Type:
Posters
Place:
United States
Date:
1918
Notes:
Main image can be found in: Theofiles, American Posters of World War I, p. 192.
Original Tracking No. 10,461
Good; frayed edges, crumpled edges.
Summary:
Cargo ship being launched sideways into the water at a shipyard while people cheer.
Repository Loc.:
National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution: Archives Center, P.O. Box 37012, Suite 1100, MRC 601, Constitution Ave., between 12th and 14th Sts., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20013-7012. Call 202-633-3270 for appointment. Fax: 202-786-2453
Princeton University Poster Collection stored at Garber Facility, Silver Hill, Md., Building 15: This item location: Oversize Folder 6
Topic:
War production
World War, 1914-1918
Ships
See more items in:
Princeton University Poster Collection 1863-1948
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_175547

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