Rural Industries

 
Rural Industries
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  • Title :     Rural Industries
  • Artist:     Lester Beall Designer Rural Electrification Administration, US Department of Agric Publisher
  • Accession:     TD1991.174.10
  • Country:     United States
  • Date:     1941
  • Dimensions:     Inches 41-5/8 31-1/4 Dimensions, mounted Inches 40-1/4 30 Dimensions, sheet, Centimeters 105.7 79.4 Dimensions, mounted Centimeters 102.2 76.2 Dimensions, sheet
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Posters and Printed Ephemera
  • Collection Theme:     WPA and the New Deal
  • Subject:     Rural , Technology , Laborers/Workers , New Deal , Electricity , Great Depression
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     TD1991.174.10.JPG
  • Tags:     WPA and the New Deal~Industrial Design~Posters and Printed Ephemera
Description:
Ink on paper screenprint poster mounted on linen depicting a photomontage set against red and white stripes and a blue background; image of a male figure cutting a piece of wood with an electrical saw.