1. Creator/Author:
  2. YMCA (1)

Use Your Y.M.C.A. advertisement

Creator:
YMCA
Location:
Unknown place made
Origin Date:
1930-1950
Materials:
paper
Measurements:
overall: 14 in x 9 1/8 in
Item ID:
71.2009.081.2482
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum
Available for Viewing:
No
Category:
Fine Art

Description

This print is an advertisement for the Y.M.C.A. (Young Men's Christian Association). It features a pensive young man with his hand on a book propped in front of him and a lighter head and shoulders portrait of President Abraham Lincoln behind and to the right. The text in blue and red ink below the images says "Realize your better self, make the most of life, use your Y.M.C.A." The images and text are on a yellow background. Part of the Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum