Women Wanted for Evacuation Service

Catalogue number
  • Art.IWM PST 15092
Department
Art and Popular Design
Place made
Great Britain
Subject period
Materials
  • Support: paper
  • medium: lithograph
Dimensions
  • Support: Height 763 mm, Width 508 mm
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  • object category: Poster
Creator
Category
posters

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Object description

whole: the image occupies the whole, with the title integrated and positioned in the upper quarter, in black and orange. The text is integrated and placed across the top edge, in blue, and in the lower quarter, in black and orange. image: a depiction of a group of evacuees arriving at a village by lorry. They are greeted by four women, one of whom helps the children to climb down from the back of the truck. Another woman offers a cup of tea to the female truck driver. A small child strokes a dog in the foreground text: CIVIL DEFENCE WOMEN WANTED FOR EVACUATION SERVICE OFFER YOUR SERVICES TO YOUR LOCAL COUNCIL OR ANY BRANCH OF WOMEN'S VOLUNTARY SERVICES NATIONAL SERVICE A.R.P. 9

Physical description

ARP 9 PST 20048 is the master copy of a small format version

Inscription

[unreadable] 61 x 41 [unreadable]

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