A Wonderful Opportunity for You--United States Navy

A Wonderful Opportunity for You--United States Navy

Poster showing a sailor striding briskly with his duffle and suitcase; ships and palm trees in the background. Military service offered young men the chance to travel the world and see places they could never otherwise have visited. Here, a young sailor, suitcase in hand, steps “ashore, on leave.”
 
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Ruttan, Charles. A Wonderful Opportunity for You -- United States Navy. 1917. Print. Library of Congress: Prints and Photographs Division. http://www.loc.gov/pictures/item/2002722445/ . (Accessed November 2, 2018)

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