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Image of 1982.70.11 - Print, Photographic

1982.70.11 - Print, Photographic

Sepia tinted photograph of Ensign C.R. Coffey of the U.S.N.R.F. (United State Naval Reserve Force). Written on back of image: "A Happy and Prosperous New Year from your Old Pal C.R. Coffey Ensign - U.S.N.R.F. - 1/1/19. Naval Aviation Engineers - Taken while a Warrant Officer 11/1/18. 1918-19".

Image of 1988.58.7 - Poster

1988.58.7 - Poster

Country of Origin: United States Title: Gee! I Wish I Were a Man Artist: Howard Chandler Christy, signed and dated Date: n.d. Size: 27 x 40 15/16 inches (68.5 x 103.8 cm) Issuing Agency: Navy Recruiting Bureau Medium: Lithograph American Poster - Enlistment, Navy Inscription: Gee! / I Wish I Were / A Man / I'd Join / The Navy / Naval Reserve / Coast Guard Additional information regarding poster model can be found at http://archive.defense.gov/news/newsarticle.aspx?id=42931 : "Vaught tells the story of World War I "poster girl" Bernice Smith Tongate. "Bernice Smith was a young girl of 20 when she announced to Navy recruiters, 'Gee! I wish I were a man, I'd join the Navy,'