Photo, Print, Drawing The new man on the job
About this Item
- The new man on the job
- A man representing the "Idle Rich," wearing an "Income Tax" yoke and chain around his neck, joins a man of "The Working Class" in walking a treadmill labeled "Governmental Expenses." The worker appears relieved to have the additional aid.
- Clubb, John Scott, 1875-1934, artist
Created / Published
- - Employees--1910-1920
- - Income taxes--1910-1920
- - Social classes--1910-1920
- - Wealth--1910-1920
- Editorial cartoons--American--1910-1920.
- Periodical illustrations--American--1910-1920.
- - No copyright information found with item.
- - Signed, lower right: Clubb 13 / [club logogram].
- - Title inscribed in pencil below image.
- - Bequest and gift; Caroline and Erwin Swann; 1974; (DLC/PP-1974:232.900)
- - A new income tax law became effective on November 1, 1913. This cartoon illustrates that the new legislation distributed the tax burden more evenly on all classes.
- - Exhibited: Corcoran Gallery of Art, "The Great Game of Politics," 1972.
- 1 drawing : India ink over pencil on bristol board ; 47.2 x 39.3 cm. (sheet)
Call Number/Physical Location
- SWANN - no. 906 (B size) [P&P]
- Caroline and Erwin Swann collection of caricature & cartoon (Library of Congress)
- Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print
- cph 3b30704 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3b30704
Library of Congress Control Number
- LC-USZ62-84130 (b&w film copy neg.)
- No known restrictions on publication. No renewal in Copyright Office.
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Clubb, John Scott, Artist. The New Man on the Job. , 1913. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2009616441/.
APA citation style:
Clubb, J. S. (1913) The New Man on the Job. , 1913. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2009616441/.
MLA citation style:
Clubb, John Scott, Artist. The New Man on the Job. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2009616441/>.