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DescriptionWorld War II Propaganda (U.S. Government Printing Office, 1945). Folded, Very Fine-. 7th War Loan Poster (26" X 36.75") "Now..All Together," C.C. Beall Artwork.
Joe Rosenthal's iconic photograph of U.S. soldiers raising the second American flag on Iwo Jima served as the basis for this patriotic poster. Concerned that bond sales might begin to dwindle after the defeat of Germany, officials commissioned illustrator C.C. Beall (known for comics and book covers) to create a poster for a 7th War Loan subscription that would boost bond sales by appealing to the patriotism of citizens. With no touchup applied, this paper-backed poster has light edge and fold war, pinpoint crossfold separations, and a sliver of paper loss along the top edge.
Estimate: $600 - $1,200.
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