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  • All fields: Sailors--United States
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    • Your Country Needs You--Join the Navy!

    • 1916
    • Head-and-shoulders portrait of a sailor saluting with view through a porthole of the Statue of Liberty in the background. Text: "America's first line of action. Be one of the leaders in your community by enlisting today! If you have passed the age...
    • Armstrong, Rolf, 1889-1960
    • Follow the Flag--Enlist in the Navy

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    • Sailor holding U.S. flag on shore. Text: "U.S. Navy Recruiting Station Martin & Wilmington Streets Raleigh"
    • Daugherty, James Henry, 1889-1974
    • Leave Books Here

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    • Depicts several opens book, one with images of a sailor and a soldier. Text encourages citizens to support the Victory Book Campaign. Printed at bottom "Sponsored by American Library Association. . .American Red Cross United Service Organization...
    • Falls, C. B. (Charles Buckles), 1874-1960.
    • If you tell where he's going...He may never get there!

    • 1943
    • Depicts a sailor carrying a large pack of gear on shoulder while smiling. Printed at bottom "*U.S. Government Printing Office: 1943-O-556153 Distributed for the Issuing Agency by the Office of War Information."
    • Falter, John Philip, 1910-
    • If You Can't Go Across, Come Across! Buy War Bonds

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    • Depicts a sailor carrying a large sack while making a "Victory" sign with his fingers. Printed at bottom: "Published by Abbott Laboratories as a contribution to the Treasury's Schools-At-War Program." A biography of the artist, Ernest Fiene, is...
    • Fiene, Ernest, 1894-1966.
    • A careless word...A needless sinking

    • 1942
    • Depicts several sailors in a row boat wearing tattered uniforms, some wounded, rowing away from a ship engulfed in flames. Printed at bottom " OWI Poster No. 24. Additional copies may be obtained upon request from the Division of Public Inquiries,...
    • Fischer, Anton Otto, 1882-1962.
    • A careless word...A needless loss

    • 1943
    • Depicts a dead sailor lying on a beach with water rushing over his body. Printed at bottom "OWI Poster No 36. Additional copies may be obtained upon request from the Division of Public Inquiries, Office of War Information, Washington, D.C.; U.S....
    • Fischer, Anton Otto, 1882-1962.
    • The Navy Needs You! Don't Read American History--Make It!

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    • A sailor taking a man in a suit by the shoulder, and gesturing toward battleships at sea and a figure of Columbia holding a sword and the American flag. Text: "U.S. Navy Recruiting Station Raleigh Martin & Wilmington Sts."
    • Flagg, James Montgomery, 1877-1960
    • Will You Supply Eyes for the Navy?

    • 1917
    • Poster showing a captain on deck at sea, blindfolded and reaching out. Text: "Navy ships need binoculars and spy-glasses. Glasses will be returned at termination of war, if possible. One dollar will be paid for each one accepted. Tag each article...
    • Grant, Gordon, 1875-1962
    • America Calls--Enlist in the Navy

    • 1917
    • Liberty shakes hands with a sailor holding a bayonet. "The U.S. Navy Publicity Bureau gratefully acknowledges its indebtedness to Mr. J.C. Leyendecker for this design and to the Beck Engraving Co. for the reproduction."
    • Leyendecker, J. C. (Joseph Christian), 1874-1951
    • "Who's Girl?", photograph of Warren Carson McNeill with Vii [Via?]

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    • Photograph labeled "Who's Girl?" on the front; the photo is of Warren Carson "Mac" McNeill and a young woman possibly named Vu, Vii or Via. The image was evidently sent to McNeill by the young woman in the photograph and includes a message from her...
    • McNeill, Warren Carson
    • Warren C. McNeill and two unidentified women

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    • Photograph labeled "Frieds" [Friends]; the photo is of Warren Carson McNeill and two young women, one of whom (on McNeill's right) may be woman indentified in other photographs as Vu, Vii or Via. This photograph is part of a photo album belonging...
    • McNeill, Warren Carson;
    • "Shipmate" from the Warren Carson McNeill photo album

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    • Photograph of an unidentified man labeled "Shipmate." This photograph is part of a photo album belonging to Warren C. McNeill, a Gunner’s Mate Second Class from Lumberton (Robeson County) who served on the U.S.S. Louisiana during World War I.
    • McNeill, Warren Carson
    • "Some Sailors" from the Warren Carson McNeill photo album

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    • Photograph labeled "Some Sailors" on the front; the photo is of Warren C. McNeill and an unidentified woman (likely the woman identified as Vie, Via, or Vii in other photos) wearing a sailor's uniform. The image was evidently sent to McNeill by a...
    • McNeill, Warren Carson

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