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5th war saving stamp : lets buy and do our part

Ishigo, Estelle [ bio ]

5th war saving stamp : lets buy and do our part
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H: 5.125 in, W: 7 in

United States, ca. 1942-1945


Japanese American National Museum


1 drawing on paper mounted on paper ; image 3 x 3.75 in., on sheet 4.375 x 5.375 in., support 5.125 x 7 in.

Pencil sketch of a war saving stamp depicting older man leaning over shoulder of seated woman looking at sheet of paper on left. Two other figures in sketch. Appears to be rows of people, possibly soldiers, top right corner. Rectangular line border.

Written in pencil, top: 5TH WAR SAVING STAMP. Written in pencil, bottom right: LETS BUY / and / Do OUR PART.

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