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    Launching Another Victory. 43" x 57" Artist: Joseph Pennell. Printed by the United States Shipping Board. By the same great artist who brought you "Lest Liberty Not Perish From the Earth," comes this lovely poster depicting the launching of the 3500 ton USS Lady Janet at the Great Lakes Engineering Co. Yard in Ecorse, Michigan on July 4, 1918. The rich sepia tones depict a detailed scene of people watching and cheering in the distance, to the very waves on the water as the ship hits it. A fantastic piece for naval collectors or WWI enthusiasts!

    Condition: Good; top and bottom edges show major wear, pressure sensitive tape present on verso, paper slightly yellowing.


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    December, 2005
    15th-16th Thursday-Friday
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