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1979

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1991

  • We acquired this object.

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Poster, Now is the time for all good women to come to the aid of their country, 1979

This is a poster. It was designed by Louis Ehlert and Eklert and made for (as the client) Manpower International. It is dated 1979 and we acquired it in 1991. Its medium is offset lithograph on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Lois Ehlert and Eklert and catalogued by Julia Pastor and CGC. It is credited Gift of Lois Ehlert.

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Its dimensions are

61.1 x 45.8 cm (24 1/16 x 18 1/16 in.)

It is signed

Signature imprinted in black ink, lower right: Ehlert

It is inscribed

Imprinted in black ink, lower left: Manpower Temporary Services

Cite this object as

Poster, Now is the time for all good women to come to the aid of their country, 1979; Designed by Eklert and Lois Ehlert; USA; offset lithograph on paper; 61.1 x 45.8 cm (24 1/16 x 18 1/16 in.); Gift of Lois Ehlert; 1991-69-34

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition How Posters Work.

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