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    World War I Propaganda by James Montgomery Flagg (NY Mayor's Committee, 1918). Navy Recruiting Poster (27.5" X 42"). "The Navy Needs You! Don't Read American History - Make It!"
    Artist James Montgomery Flagg is credited with the creation of some of the most widely recognizable recruitment posters, including the iconic "Uncle Sam Wants YOU!" This patriotic poster features an inspirational image, courtesy of Flagg, of a sailor encouraging a citizen to make his mark in history, as lady liberty soars above. Showcasing rich and vibrant colors, this beautiful poster had chipping and tears in the borders and image. Brilliant professional restoration has addressed these issues, leaving the poster looking virtually flawless, and in magnificent condition for display. Very Good/Fine on Linen.


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    July, 2014
    19th-20th Saturday-Sunday
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