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    WWI Marine Corps Recruiting Poster "First to Fight For Democracy". 28.5" x 37.75", framed under glass to an overall size of 36.75" x 44.75" 1917 Artist: L. A. Schafer. A bold tableau with everything one could possibly want in a World War One poster: flags, ships, guns, Marines, and a zeppelin. Visually appealing with warm blue, gray, and yellow tones. The scene captures a group of Marines manning a deck anti-aircraft gun and blasting away at a dreaded German zeppelin. Mounted in a modern blue wood frame.
    Condition: Very Good: Small 1.25" x 1" piece missing from the left margin which doesn't affect the image, light age toning to paper, small crease in title text.


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    February, 2007
    26th-27th Monday-Tuesday
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