U.S. Marines "Soldiers of the sea" - For full information apply recruiting station.
U.S. Marines "Soldiers of the sea" - For full information apply recruiting station. LOC Summary: Poster showing two Marines signaling from shore to ships at sea, surrounded by photographs of Marine life. LOC Notes: Photograph captions: A Marine band ; An outdoor gymnasium ; A five-inch gun crew ; Baseball ; A barracks amusement room ; A range finding party ; Off duty aboard a battleship ; Marines learning wireless telegraphy ; Marines with the fleet ; Marines searching Mexicans for arms ; Wall scaling ; Football ; Battalion of Marines on duty at a national exposition ; Bowling ; A stop for lunch ; A battery of searchlights. Date Created/Published: 1917. WW1 poster provided by LOC. Original medium: 1 print (poster) : lithograph, color ; 101 x 75 cm.