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Mon, Jun 5, 2023 02:00AM EDT - Fri, Jun 9, 2023 03:00PM EDT
Lot 605

Nation's 107th Birthday Ad Helena, MT Reproduction

Estimate: $150 - $300

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For your consideration is this 107th Anniversary of the Nation's Birthday reproduction advertisement printed by Herald Steam Print in Helena, Montana circa mid 1900s. The advertisement shows that a festival is happening on July 4th in the town of Helena, Montana to celebrate the Nation's birthday. The advertisement also shows an ad for the Northern Transcontinental Route. The top of the ad reads, "1776 1883 / Celebration Of The One Hundred And Seventh Anniversary Of The Nations's Birthday." Below that it shows an image of an eagle and reads, "E Pluribus Unum", a Latin phrase which translates to "Out of many, one" which is the motto of the United States. The bottom shows the President of the Day, the Chief Marshal and members on the Committee of Arrangements. The very bottom reads, "Herald Steam Print, Helena, Montana" and "Reproduction From The Collections of the Montana Historical Society". The lettering and images are colored with blue ink. The advertisement shows good condition with only a few slight tears on the bottom edges and no fading to the color. The ad measures 31 3/8" L x 18 7/8" W.