1917 Print WWI Sanitation Baby Lion Mascot Mess Tent - ORIGINAL HISTORIC ILW2

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This is an original 1917 halftone print of American soldiers cleaning debris from French streets to preserve sanitary health conditions, as well as Sammy the lion cub mascot and the Mess Tent where soldiers gather for mealtime.

CONDITION

This 94+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light aging throughout. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note there is printing on the reverse.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 5.25 x 8 inches; 13 x 20 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)

Keywords specific to this image: Military, Wartime, World War I

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