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SAIL ON, O SHIP OF STATE! Sail on, O Union, strong and great! Humanity with all it's fears, With all the hopes of future years, Is hanging breathless on thy fate! -The Longfellow verse in Mr. ROOSEVELTS MESSAGE to Mr. CHURCHILL.

"WE WILL FINISH THE JOB" "We shall not fail or falter; we shall not weaken or tire. Neither the sudden shock of battle, nor the long-drawn trials of vigilance and exertion will wear us down. GIVE US THE TOOLS AND WE WILL FINISH THE JOB." - Mr. Churchill'

American
Publisher Raphael Tuck & Sons (English, 1886–1960)


Dimensions

Vertical: 14 x 8.9 cm (5 1/2 x 3 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2015.9066

Medium or Technique

Lithograph on card stock.

Not On View

Classifications

Postcards

Back: divided. Mint.
Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.
ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY.
Printed in England

Provenance

Between 1950 and 2015, acquired by Leonard A. Lauder, New York, from various postcard dealers in Europe and the United States; 2015, gift of Leonard A. Lauder to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 24, 2015)

Credit Line

Leonard A. Lauder Postcard Archive—Gift of Leonard A. Lauder