Printed textile: Pearl Harbor, 1941

Object Number: 
1942.489
Date: 
1941
Medium: 
Cotton
Dimensions: 
Overall: 36 x 37 in. ( 91.4 x 94 cm )
Marks: 
printed: in center in banners: "Pearl Harbor/ 1941" printed: along selvage: "'A LEHMAN-CONNOR HANDPRINT'/ Designed by Ollie Scott Butler"
Description: 
Cotton hand-blocked yardage sample with an all over pattern commemorating Pearl Harbor; images of Army and Navy men, nurses, farmers and laborers, Uncle Sam, the dome of the White House, and the Japanese dropping bombs on Pearl Harbor; images divided by red and blue banners with an American bald eagle and palm fronds; printed in red, blue, grey and black on a white ground; two color swatches sewn to top.
Credit Line: 
Gift of H. B. Lehman-Connor Co., Inc.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group