Power for Defense

 
Power for Defense
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  • Title :     Power for Defense
  • Artist:     Lester Beall Designer Rural Electrification Administration, US Department of Agric Publisher
  • Accession:     TD1991.174.8
  • Country:     United States Washington, D.C.
  • Date:     1941
  • Dimensions:     Inches 41-1/2 31-3/8 Dimenisons, mounted Inches 40-1/8 30 Dimensions, sheet, Centimeters 105.4 79.7 Dimensions, mounted Centimeters 101.9 76.2 Dimensions, sheet
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Posters and Printed Ephemera
  • Collection Theme:     War and Political Propaganda
  • Subject:     Aviation , War/Military , Technology , Government , World War II 1940-1945 , New Deal , Electricity , Great Depression
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     TD1991.174.8.JPG
  • Tags:     WPA and the New Deal~Travel, Transportation, and Tourism~War and Political Propaganda~Industrial Design~Posters and Printed Ephemera
Description:
Ink on paper screenprint poster mounted on linen depicting a photomontage set against a red and white striped background; depicts an image of an airplane flying by an electrical tower.