This is an authentic, first edition WW I patriotic poster by Casper Emerson Jr. The poster depicts a US gun crew with $5 war savings stamps serving as ammunition. Richly colored with yellow, orange and grey writing, black earth, a red sky and blue/green soldiers that was issued by the United States Treasury to promote the Victory Liberty Loan. In order to pay for the war effort the United States Government issued a set of five liberty loans. The fifth and final loan was known as the Victory Liberty Loan. Working Americans would buy these bonds or war stamps -- that they could then trade in for smaller denominations of bonds, which at the end of the war would be repaid with interest.
Framed Size: 32" H x 22" W x 2" D