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Photo, Print, Drawing Somewhere west of Suez!

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About this Item

Title

  • Somewhere west of Suez!

Summary

  • Cartoon shows King Farouk, labeled "Egypt," stepping on the tail of the British lion and preparing to kick him. Farouk says, "Who's afraid of the big bad beast?" The lion already bears a smoking footprint labeled "Iran Deal." Prime Minister Clement Attlee, labeled "Labor Government," looks on in dismay as the lion tries to hold down Suez and the Sudan. The caption refers to a line from Rudyard Kipling's poem, Mandalay: "Ship me somewheres east of Suez." In the early 1950's, the Egyptian government renewed its demands that the British evacuate the Suez Canal and agree to the reunification of the Sudan with Egypt. At the same time, Britain faced difficulties in its dealings with the Iranian government over ownership of Iranian oil.

Names

  • Pease, Lute, 1869-1963, artist

Created / Published

  • [between 1950 and 1951]

Headings

  • -  Faruk--I,--King of Egypt,--1920-1965
  • -  Attlee, C. R.--(Clement Richard),--1883-1967
  • -  Labour Party (Great Britain)--1950-1960
  • -  International relations--Great Britain--1950-1960
  • -  International relations--Egypt--1950-1960
  • -  International relations--Iran--1950-1960
  • -  Lions--1950-1960
  • -  Middle East--1950-1960

Headings

  • Drawings.
  • Editorial cartoons--American.

Genre

  • Editorial cartoons--American
  • Drawings

Notes

  • -  Gift; Lute Pease; (DLC/PP-1954:R02.70).
  • -  mm / 860529; ljr / 950608.
  • -  Source: Americana annual, 1950, p. 214; 1951, p. 210; 1952, p. 217 ljr.

Medium

  • 1 drawing.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • CD 1 - Pease, no. 70 (B size)

Source Collection

  • Cartoon Drawings (Library of Congress)

Repository

  • Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print

Digital Id

  • acd 2a10823 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/acd.2a10823
  • cph 3b01068 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3b01068

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2016683941

Reproduction Number

  • LC-USZ62-53094 (b&w film copy neg.)

Rights Advisory

  • May be restricted: Information on reproduction rights available in LC P&P Restrictions Statement.

Online Format

  • image

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  • Rights Advisory: May be restricted: Information on reproduction rights available in LC P&P Restrictions Statement.
  • Reproduction Number: LC-USZ62-53094 (b&w film copy neg.)
  • Call Number: CD 1 - Pease, no. 70 (B size)
  • Access Advisory: ---

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Chicago citation style:

Pease, Lute, Artist. Somewhere west of Suez!. Iran Great Britain Egypt Middle East, None. [Between 1950 and 1951] Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2016683941/.

APA citation style:

Pease, L. Somewhere west of Suez!. Iran Great Britain Egypt Middle East, None. [Between 1950 and 1951] [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2016683941/.

MLA citation style:

Pease, Lute, Artist. Somewhere west of Suez!. [Between 1950 and 1951] Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2016683941/>.