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  • Description: naval
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    • Naval Service of Canada

    • 1914-1918 circa
    • 107 x 70.5 cm. Color. Canadian naval recruitment poster advertising vacancies for seaman class boys, stokers, and other various trades. Desirable candidates are described as: Only strong, healthy and well educated men and boys are required and they...
    • Clear The Way!!

    • 1917-1918 circa
    • 50 x 75 cm. Color. Advertisement for Fourth Liberty Loan. Graphic shows woman in Grecian dress and laurel wreath pointing across the ocean above the busy deck of a naval vessel.
    • Focus Attention on Important Points

    • 1939-1945 circa
    • 36 x 51.5 cm. Color. Naval training aid stressing the importance of focused attention when learning how to operate various types of machinery. Graphic shows a soldier being trained with his eyes focused on a particular dial.
    • What is Leeway?

    • 1939-1945 circa
    • 71 x 56 cm. Color. Naval training aid illustrating the concept of leeway by showing a ship making headway being thrown off her course by the wind, and the measure of this drift is known as the leeway.
    • Ship Blueprint

    • 1939-1945 circa
    • 152 x 104 cm. Black and white. Naval training aid showing some of the inner workings of a naval vessel. Legend not provided.
    • Soundings

    • 1939-1945 circa
    • 71 x 56 cm. Color. Naval training aid showing the process of using soundings to prevent naval vessels from running aground.
    • Attention!

    • 1940
    • 71 x 106.5 cm. Color. U.S. Navy recruitment poster. Invitation to join the service is extended to all young men between the ages of 18 and 31 who are citizens of the United States. Graphic shows an aircraft carrier leading a fleet of naval vessels...
    • Cadets for Naval Aviation

    • 1941
    • 71 x 106.5 cm. Color. U.S. Navy recruitment poster specifically aimed at attracting pilots to Naval Aviation. Graphic shows a pilot climbing into the cockpit of an airplane while an officer looks out for enemy planes.
    • Arise Americans

    • 1941
    • 71 x 106.5 cm. Color. U.S. Navy recruitment poster with the message, Your country and your liberty are in grave danger... Protect them now by joining the United States Navy or the U.S. naval Reserve. Graphic shows a sailor loading a gun.
    • Take the Wheel

    • 1941
    • 71 x 106.5 cm. Color. U.S. Navy recruitment poster. Audience is invited to steer a course for future success while serving your country in the United States Navy or the U.S. Naval Reserve. Graphic shows naval vessels on the ocean proudly flying...
    • Lubbers Don't Live (1 of 14)

    • 1943
    • 25.5 x 35.5 cm. Black and white with green detail. Naval training aid utilizing cartoons to show the importance of closing a ship's hatches and doors in order to make it water-tight.
    • Lubbers Don't Live (2 of 14)

    • 1943
    • 25.5 x 35.5 cm. Black and white with orange detail. Naval training aid utilizing cartoons to show the danger of lighting a cigarette at night and alerting an enemy submarine to one's position.
    • Lubbers Don't Live (5 of 14)

    • 1943
    • 25.5 x 35.5 cm. Black and white with red detail. Naval training aid utilizing cartoons to show the importance of wearing a life jacket at all times in case of the order to abandon ship.

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