Poster, "Gee I wish I were a Man, I'd Join the Navy", after 1917
Lithograph on paper. Gift of Unknown Donor. 1980-32-1170.
- Designed by Howard Chandler Christy
What is this?
On white background to the left is a young woman wearing a sailor uniform. She smiles, grabbing her shirt while a gust of wind blows from behind. To the right the text reads: " Gee!! I Wish I Were A Man/ I'd Join the Navy". At bottom center: " Be a Man And Do It/ United Stated Navy Recruiting Station".