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    Franklin D. Roosevelt: Assistant Secretary of the Navy Poster. 14.25" x 22.5" poster on thick card stock depicting FDR, titled "A Message to the Men and Women of Connecticut", urging full cooperation in the war effort. Printed by Calhoun of Hartford. Circa 1917-1918. Ironically, FDR would appear on WWII posters with similar patriotic messages related to winning the war. One faint crease near top with light edge toning. Excellent overall.

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    June, 2019
    22nd-23rd Saturday-Sunday
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