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    World War I Propaganda (Red Cross, 1918). Poster (20.5" X 27.5"). "Keep this Hand of Mercy at its Work." War.
    Simple but powerful image by P.G. Morgan of a nurse's arm and hand helping along the injured civilians and troops. The Red Cross used this poster and others to help raise money for the war efforts; this one in particular was advertising the War Fund Week that took place in 1918 for the week of May 6th-13th. An unrestored poster that displays signs of use. May include light edge wear, small tears, very minor paper loss, pinholes, or unobtrusive stains. There is a diagonal bend in the left corner across the lower edge. Archival tape on verso. Please see full-color, enlargeable image below for more details. Rolled, Fine/Very Fine.


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