Damn the Torpedoes

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"Damn the torpedoes, go ahead!" Farragut at Mobile Bay, Aug. 5, 1864. U.S. Navy. Help your country. Enlist in the Navy. Illustrated from a sketch by Henry Alexander Ogden, circa 1917. This poster shows Admiral David Farragut directing the Civil War battle of Mobile Bay while tied in the rigging of the USS HartFord. Farragut's quote is frequently paraphrased as "Damn the torpedoes, full speed ahead." Vintage WWI recruiting poster.


Paper: Mould-made 100% cotton, acid-free. Archival ink. Learn more
Canvas: Acid-free canvas. Canvas is not mounted. Learn more
Borders and final image size for this print:
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• 8.5" x 11" paper has .5" border = 6.65" x 10" image
• 11" x 17" paper has .5" border = 10" x 15.04" image
• 13" x 19" paper has .5" border = 11.97" x 18" image
• 17" x 22" paper has 1" border = 13.3" x 20" image
• 24" x 30" paper has 1.5" border = 17.95" x 27" image
• 36" x 50" paper has 2" border = 30.59" x 46" image
• 44" x 61" paper has 2" border = 37.9" x 57" image
Metal Signs: No borders. Size reflects sheet size. Actual final sign size varies depending on image dimensions. Learn more
Frames: Custom made. Acid-free mats, UV-shielding plexiglass, archival back. 3-5 weeks for delivery. Frame sales final. Learn more
T-Shirts: Custom made 100% cotton. Shoulder-to-shoulder taping, double stitched sleeves and hem. T-shirt sales final. Learn more
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