On white background to the left is a young woman wearing a sailor uniform. She smiles, grabbing her shirt while a gust of wind blows from behind. To the right the text reads: " Gee!! I Wish I Were A Man/ I'd Join the Navy". At bottom center: " Be a Man And Do It/ United Stated Navy Recruiting Station".


  • Title: Gee I wish I were a Man, I'd Join the Navy
  • Creator: Howard Chandler Christy
  • Creator Lifespan: 1872/1952
  • Date Created: after 1917
  • Type: Poster
  • Rights: Gift of Unknown Donor
  • Medium: Lithograph on paper
  • Dimensions: 104.1 x 68.6 cm (41 x 27 in.)

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