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Recruiting postcard for the United States Navy, location unknown, undated

EP001.01.092.01.01.010 (RS82207)

Description

The postcard reads "The Navy fits young America for Peace and Progress." Depicted in the postcard is a flag draped Lady Liberty shaking the hand of a sailor who is holding a bayonet.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1925-05-01
Physical Description
1 postcard
Dimensions
5.5x 3.5 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
GUSN
188118
Reference Code
EP001.01.092.01.01.010

Record details

Other Organizations
United States. Navy. Recruiting Service
Descriptive Terms
advertising
politics
world wars
Material Type
postcards
Subjects
Sailors
Notes
W.H.Bunting, The Camera's Coast: Historic Images of Ship and Shore in New England (Boston: Historic New England, 2006) pg. 88-89
Location Note
Ephemera - Navy

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