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1979

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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 made for (as the client) Manpower Temporary Services. 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.

It is credited Gift of Lois Ehlert.

Its dimensions are

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

It is signed

Signature printed in black ink, lower right: Ehlert

It is inscribed

Printed 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; Client: Manpower Temporary Services (United States); 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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