1918 Print Pontoon Bridge Gun Battle Water War Engineer ORIGINAL HISTORIC ILW2

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This is a two-page original 1918 halftone print of the United States soldiers exploring how they would build a bridge to access Berlin, Germany (Deutschland). The caption reads, "The men must work with great speed for on the battle front an enemy battery would be pelting them with shells, and a hit would perhaps mean the demolition of the structure." Please see additional images.

CONDITION

This 93+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +. Light aging in margins. Light wrinkling. - top center. 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 6 x 9.25 inches; 15 x 23 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: Horse, Wagon, Wartime, Battlefield, World War I

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