On View Nancy and George Putnam Gallery, level 1
- R. S. Pike (American)
- United States Lines, about 1925
- Ink on paper
- United States
- H: 38 3/4 in, W: 25 1/2 in (H: 98.4 cm, W: 64.8 cm)
- Gift of Stephen S. Lash, 2010
On the boarding ramp: "U.S.L.". Line at Bottom: "Comfort-Courtesy-Safety-Speed / UNITED STATES LINES"
This is a poster for the United States Line, depicting a woman and a porter boarding a ship. The ship appears to be in a busy port with activity in the background. U.S.L. is painted in large letters along the boarding ramp. The woman wears a dark blue suit with a yellow blouse and hat; the porter wears a light blue suit and hat and carries a suitcase on his shoulder.