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Price Realized: $1,500 With Buyer's Premium Show Hammer Price
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Sale 2510 Lot 195
DESIGNER UNKNOWN YOU CAN PROTECT YOURSELF FROM . . . RADIOACTIVE FALLOUT. 1955.
29 3/4x19 1/2 inches, 75 1/2x49 1/2 cm. U.S. Government Printing Office, [Washington, D.C.]
Condition A-: minor restoration along vertical and horizontal folds.
The Federal Civil Defense Administration played to fear, elevating Cold War worst-case scenarios as a means of galvanizing the public into action. These posters were distributed across the country, with the blank area at the bottom being used for the names of local businesses that were supporting regional civil defense initiatives.
Estimate $2,000 - 3,000Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $1,500