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One of the Thousand Y.M.C.A.Girls in France

One of the Thousand Y.M.C.A.Girls in France

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One of the Thousand Y.M.C.A. Girls in France. American World War I poster by artist Neysa McMein for the Y.M.C.A. United War Work Campaign, 1918. Depicted is a Y.M.C.A. canteen worker in uniform holding a steaming cup in her right hand and a stack of books in her left hand. Behind her is the red triange symbol of the YMCA.
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paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
red (overall color)
blue (overall color)
grey (overall color)
white (overall color)
black (overall color)
green (overall color)
average spatial: 71 cm x 107 cm; 27 15/16 in x 42 1/8 in
overall: 28 in x 42 in; 71.12 cm x 106.68 cm
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Gift of Chamberlain Ferry
World War I
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Princeton Posters
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National Museum of American History
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