1921 Halftone Print U. S. Navy Officer Woman Bridge - ORIGINAL HISTORIC NAVY


This is an original 1921 halftone print of a U. S. Naval (officer?) talking with a young woman--his sweetheart(?) on a bridge. This print has a lovely border drawn by artist Franklin Booth (artist initials in print, bottom center).

Franklin Booth. (1874 - 1948) Born and raised in Indiana, he was primarily an ink and a pen artist. He was known for his intricate decorative borders which include many fine lines and fanciful images.

Period Paper has obtained an extraordinary collection of rare print memorabilia related to the U. S. Navy. These scarce finds are the perfect one-of-a-kind gifts for Navy personnel, officers, and Naval Academy historians. These are not modern reproductions, digital reprints, or copies.


This 90+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. No aging. No creases. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there is printing on the reverse.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Grayscale
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 9 x 12 inches; 23 x 30 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)