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    World War I Propaganda (U.S. Government Printing Office, 1916). Trimmed Poster (29.75" X 39.75") "Columbia Calls." War.
    This vintage enlistment poster, with artwork by famed muralist Vincent Aderente, shows Columbia with flag raised high in one hand and sword pointing down to the world. The poster was designed by Frances Adams Halsted, who also wrote the poem in the lower right corner. An unrestored poster, which has been backed on a board, that may be slightly brittle due to age, show some paper loss or staining, tears, creases, edge wear, small corner bumps, and/or some slight fading to colors. The poster has been lightly trimmed around its borders and is wrinkled throughout. Due to the poster being back onto a board, the highest grade this item can have is VG/F. It is most likely in need of some degree of work or restoration. Please see full-color, enlargeable image below for more details. Due to the size of this item, shipping costs will be higher than normal. Very Good on Board.


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