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World War I Posters Promoting Government Bonds, Lot of Two

Lot of 2 printed posters, each 20 x 30 in.

One featuring a group of passengers, presumably immigrants, on the deck of a ship in New York Harbor with the Statue of Liberty rising in the background. Text at top reads, "Remember Your First Thrill of / American Liberty" with "Your Duty - Buy / United States Government Bonds / 2nd Liberty Loan of 1917" printed below. Published New York, NY: Sackett & Wilhelms Corp., ca 1917.

One featuring artwork by Dewey depicting two young children, including a boy with one arm outstretched and the other holding an American flag. Text below reads, "Our Daddy is fighting / at the Front for You- / Back him up - Buy a / United States Gov't Bond of the / 2nd Liberty Loan / of 1917." Published New York, NY: The T.F. Moore Co., ca 1917.

 

Condition:

Posters with toning and creasing, along with general wear to edges. Minors tears at edges and fold lines, with small areas of loss at corners.

Estimate: $150 - $300
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$150
06/13/2019

 

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