Pickler Memorial Library

U. S. MARINES FIRST TO FIGHT FOR DEMOCRACY

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    Title U. S. MARINES FIRST TO FIGHT FOR DEMOCRACY
    Creator Leon Alaric Shafer
    Subject World War, 1914-1918; World War, 1914-1918--Art and the war; World War, 1914-1918--Posters; World War, 1914-1918--Propaganda
    Description
    Publisher Truman State University
    Contributing Institution Truman State University (Owner); Missouri State Archives, Missouri Secretary of State (Digitizing Technician)
    Date Original 1917
    Date Digital 2014
    Type Collection; Still Image; Text
    Language en
    Format image/jpeg; text/txt
    Source E. M. Violette Collection number WWI_185.48. Conservation and digitization work completed by the Missouri State Archives under the Missouri Secretary of State. Dimensions of the physical object are 30" x 40".
    Rights All images property of Truman State University. Commercial use or distribution is not authorized. Notice: This material may be protected by Copyright Law (Title 17 U. S. Code). Contact speccoll@truman.edu for reproduction rights.
    Item Information
    Title U. S. MARINES FIRST TO FIGHT FOR DEMOCRACY
    Creator Leon Alaric Shafer
    Subject World War, 1914-1918; World War, 1914-1918--Art and the war; World War, 1914-1918--Posters; World War, 1914-1918--Propaganda
    Description The image in this poster depicts six men in uniform firing artillery from the deck of a ship. There is a ship in the distance, but it is unclear if the ship is friend or foe. The image is signed L. A. Shafer, 1917.
    Publisher Truman State University
    Contributing Institution Truman State University (Owner); Missouri State Archives, Missouri Secretary of State (Digitizing Technician)
    Date Original 1917
    Date Digital 2014
    Type Collection; Still Image; Text
    Language en
    Format image/jpeg; text/txt
    Source E. M. Violette Collection number WWI_185.48. Conservation and digitization work completed by the Missouri State Archives under the Missouri Secretary of State. Dimensions of the physical object are 30" x 40".
    Rights All images property of Truman State University. Commercial use or distribution is not authorized. Notice: This material may be protected by Copyright Law (Title 17 U. S. Code). Contact speccoll@truman.edu for reproduction rights.