Photo, Print, Drawing The fin de siècle newspaper proprietor / F. Opper.
About this Item
- The fin de siècle newspaper proprietor / F. Opper.
- Print shows a newspaper owner, possibly meant to be Joseph Pulitzer, sitting in a chair in his office next to an open safe where "Profits" are spilling out onto the floor; outside this scene are many newspaper reporters for the "Daily Splurge" rushing to the office to toss their stories onto the printing press, such stories as "A Week as a Tramp!! Wild and Exciting Experiences of a Daily Splurge Reporter", "A Reporter of the Daily Splurge Spends a Thrilling Week in an Asylum!", "An Organ Grinder's Life", "Life in Sing Sing - a Splurge Reporter in Disguise", "Divorce Court Details", "Private Scandal", "a Night Around Town" by a woman reporter "in Men's Attire", life on the streets "As a Flower Girl", "Thrilling Exposé", "How beggars are treated on 5th Ave. by Fanny Fake", and "High Spiced Sensation". A notice hanging on the wall of the office states "The Motto of the Daily Splurge - Morality and a High Sense of Duty".
- Opper, Frederick Burr, 1857-1937, artist
Created / Published
- N.Y. : Published by Keppler & Schwarzmann, 1894 March 7.
- - Pulitzer, Joseph,--1847-1911
- - Newspaper industry--1890-1900
- - Reporters--1890-1900
- - Yellow journalism--1890-1900
- - Printing presses--1890-1900
- - Ethics--1890-1900
- - Avarice--1890-1900
- Cartoons (Commentary)--1890-1900.
- Periodical illustrations--1890-1900.
- - Title from item.
- - Illus. from Puck, v. 35, no. 887, (1894 March 7), centerfold.
- - Copyright 1894 by Keppler & Schwarzmann.
- 1 print : chromolithograph.
Call Number/Physical Location
- Illus. in AP101.P7 1894 (Case X) [P&P]
- Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print
- ppmsca 29087 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsca.29087
Library of Congress Control Number
- LC-DIG-ppmsca-29087 (digital file from original print)
- No known restrictions on publication.
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Chicago citation style:
Opper, Frederick Burr, Artist. The fin de siècle newspaper proprietor / F. Opper. , 1894. N.Y.: Published by Keppler & Schwarzmann, March 7. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2012648704/.
APA citation style:
Opper, F. B. (1894) The fin de siècle newspaper proprietor / F. Opper. , 1894. N.Y.: Published by Keppler & Schwarzmann, March 7. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2012648704/.
MLA citation style:
Opper, Frederick Burr, Artist. The fin de siècle newspaper proprietor / F. Opper. N.Y.: Published by Keppler & Schwarzmann, March 7. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2012648704/>.