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Hoot mon, the kilties are here! British recruiting week July 16-21.

Hoot mon, the kilties are here! British recruiting week July 16-21.

 
 
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Poster showing Uncle Sam with a man in eighteenth-century garb and a man in a kilt playing a bagpipe. The Kilties were the Regimental Band of the Gordon Highlanders who came from Canada to tour New York in July 1917 to help the recruitment campaign for World War I. (Source: researcher T. Parks)
Poster is a British recruitment poster which was published in the United States.

U.S. World War I Posters. Recruiting and Enlistment. Recruiting and Enlistment. War Loans and Bonds.

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01/01/1917
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Library of Congress
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