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    Marine Corps Recruiting Poster "Soldiers of the Sea". 27" x 36.75", framed and matted under glass to an overall size of 35.75" x 45.75" Artist: J.C. Leyendecker. No date. The image is of two Marines in dress blue uniforms and bell crown hats flanking a pedestal with a gold eagle, globe, and anchor device, the symbol of the Marine Corps. One Marine holds his 1903 Springfield rifle; the other blows a bugle. On either side of the central image are black and white photos of typical Marine training and garrison life of the period. Mounted in a modern blue wood frame.
    Condition: Near Fine- Colors still bright, no damage present in visible image.


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    February, 2007
    26th-27th Monday-Tuesday
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