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    World War II Propaganda (U.S. War Department, 1943). U.S. Army Infantry Poster (32.5" X 33") "In the Face of Obstacles - Courage," Jes Wilhelm Schlaikjer Artwork.
    Many posters of the World War II era showed the dedication and determination of members of the various services. This is one of the better examples of that genre. With its dramatic artwork by Jes Wilhelm Schlaikjer (himself a World War I veteran), it epitomizes the fighting spirit of the American soldier. There are pinholes and small tears in the borders. The poster shows some fading to color, and touchup has been applied to the folds. Fine on Linen.


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