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    World War I Propaganda (Circa 1917). U.S. Marines Poster (28" X 42.25") "This Device on Hat or Helmet Means U.S. Marines."
    Charles Buckles Falls provides the unmistakable image of the U.S. Marines insignia, reminding all viewers that U.S. Marines are the "First to Fight." An artist, illustrator, and designer, Falls was known for his World War I and World War II poster designs, as well as his illustrated books such as the ABC Book and The First 3,000 Years. Prior to restoration, the poster had tear from the left border into the image, and a tear from the lower edge to the upper edge through the image, There are tears in the lower border, and a chip in the lower left corner. Fine on Linen.


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    November, 2014
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