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O'er the ramparts we watch. United States Army Air Forces

O'er the ramparts we watch. United States Army Air Forces

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Title:
O'er the ramparts we watch. United States Army Air Forces
Description:
Image shows a pilot holding a bomb, standing in clouds, with planes flying below.
Artist:
Schlaikjer, Jes Wilhelm, 1897-
Sponsor:
United States. War Department
Date:
1945
Format:
Posters
Prints
Genre:
War posters
Location:
Boston Public Library
Print Department
Collection (local):
Print Department Collection
Subjects:
Fighter pilots
Military service
World War, 1939-1945
United States. Army Air Forces
Places:
United States
Notes:
Schklaikjer painted recruiting posters with members of the armed forces as subjects. Captain Thomas H. Wakeman flew B-26s and became the "face" of the Army Air Force.
Extent:
1 print (poster) : color
Accession #:
07_01_000025
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