Photo, Print, Drawing At Valley Forge!
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- At Valley Forge!
- Cartoon shows President Hoover as George Washington consoling a cold battered GOP elephant in the snow at Valley Forge. Hoover says, "Cheer up! Remember we won last time." In 1931, as the Depression fastened its grip on the country, Hoover spoke on Memorial Day at Valley Forge, urging the country to stand "steadfast in our great traditions" as it goes thru "another Valley Forge." The cartoonist suggests that the Republican Party, fearful of being blamed for the Depression, needs some consoling, too.
- Berryman, Clifford Kennedy, 1869-1949, artist
Created / Published
- 1931 May 31.
- - Hoover, Herbert,--1874-1964
- - Washington, George,--1732-1799
- - Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- )
- - Elephants--1930-1940
- - Memorial Day--1930-1940
- - Valley Forge (Pa.)--1930-1940
- Cartoons (Commentary)--American.
- Cartoons (Commentary)--American
- - Probably published in: The Evening star (Washington, D.C.)
- - Title from item.
- - (DLC/PP-1945:R1.241)
- - mm / 860122; ljr / 080813.
- - Source: New York times, May 31, 1931, p. 1 ljr
- 1 drawing.
Call Number/Physical Location
- CD 1 - Berryman (C.K.), no. 626 (A size)
- Cartoon Drawings (Library of Congress)
- Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print
- acd 2a06322 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/acd.2a06322
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Berryman, Clifford Kennedy, Artist. At Valley Forge!. Pennsylvania Valley Forge, 1931. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2016678913/.
APA citation style:
Berryman, C. K. (1931) At Valley Forge!. Pennsylvania Valley Forge, 1931. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2016678913/.
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Berryman, Clifford Kennedy, Artist. At Valley Forge!. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2016678913/>.