1917 Ad American Telephone & Telegraph AT&T Bell System World War I Soldier YRR1


This is an original 1917 black and white print ad for the Bell System that was made and sold by the American Telephone & Telegraph Company (AT & T) during the WW1 era. The ad also features an illustration that depicts Russian soldiers battling along the Eastern Front.


This 96+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Light aging throughout. Light creasing. There is light bleedthrough on this piece from the verso. Some light surface rub. Small tear - left margin. Light water stain - top margin.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine ++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 6.25 x 9.5 inches; 16 x 24 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Period Paper is pleased to present a collection of vintage ads, prints, and articles from The American Review of Reviews during the World War I (WW1) era. To continue browsing this interesting collection, simply click the link provided beneath the condition paragraph. Enjoy!

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