World War I Poster Propaganda Motherless Fatherless Starving Fund Week Red Cross
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World War I Poster Propaganda Motherless Fatherless Starving Fund Week Red Cross:
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Measures approximately 20 1/2" x 27 1/2"
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CONDITION: In fair condition but no better as seen withsome tears and edge crinkling that have loss of lower left corner. On Jul-08-13 at 23:58:34 PDT, seller added the following information: