Photo, Print, Drawing Drawing the line in Mississippi
About this Item
- Drawing the line in Mississippi
- Photograph reproduces a newspaper cartoon in the Washington Post. The cartoon is a detail from a series called "The Passing Show" about President Theodore Roosevelt's purported refusal to shoot a chained bear while on a hunting trip in Missississippi. The little bear, Bruin, became so popular that Berryman used him frequently in later cartoons on many different topics. Although Berryman helped popularize the association of Teddy Roosevelt with bears, he did not invent the toy teddy bear. (Source: Teddy Bear Men: Theodore Roosevelt and Clifford Berryman, by Linda Mullins, 1987, p. 32-3.)
- Berryman, Clifford Kennedy, 1869-1949, artist
Created / Published
- [1902 Nov. 16]
- - Roosevelt, Theodore,--1858-1919
- - Teddy bears--1900-1910
- Photographic prints--1950-1970.
- - The Archives of American Art has a reproduction of the original drawing.
- - The Library of Congress does not own the original drawing for this cartoon.
- 1 photographic print.
Call Number/Physical Location
- PRES FILE - Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919--Cartoons [item] [P&P]
- Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print
- cph 3a34770 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3a34770
Library of Congress Control Number
- LC-USZ62-34274 (b&w film copy neg.)
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- Reproduction Number: LC-USZ62-34274 (b&w film copy neg.)
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Chicago citation style:
Berryman, Clifford Kennedy, Artist. Drawing the line in Mississippi. , 1902. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2008678324/.
APA citation style:
Berryman, C. K. (1902) Drawing the line in Mississippi. , 1902. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2008678324/.
MLA citation style:
Berryman, Clifford Kennedy, Artist. Drawing the line in Mississippi. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2008678324/>.