Photo, Print, Drawing "Now hurry up, child--you'll be late for school"
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- "Now hurry up, child--you'll be late for school"
- Cartoon shows an angry man, standing over a small boy holding a baseball bat. The man gives the boy a sign he has just painted, and points in the direction of the school. The boy stares at the sign, which reads "Us white kids dont want no inner-grashun." Integration of black and white students in public schools was a major issue in the 1960s.
- Mauldin, Bill, 1921-2003, artist
Created / Published
- 1960 Nov. 16 [publication date]
- - School integration--1960
- - Prejudice--1960
- - Signs (Notices)--1960
- Editorial cartoons--1960.
- Editorial cartoons--1960
- - Gift; Bill Mauldin; 1975; (DLC/PP-1975:078.689).
- - Published in the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, November 16, 1960.
- - Forms part of the Papers of Bill Mauldin (Library of Congress).
- 1 drawing on layered paper board : crayon, ink, white-out and blue pencil over pencil.
Call Number/Physical Location
- CD 1 - Mauldin, no. 659 (A size)
- Papers of Bill Mauldin (Library of Congress) 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
- cph 3c33716 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3c33716
Library of Congress Control Number
- LC-USZ62-133716 (b&w film copy neg.)
- Copyright 1960, St. Louis Post-Dispatch.
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- Reproduction Number: LC-USZ62-133716 (b&w film copy neg.)
- Call Number: CD 1 - Mauldin, no. 659 (A size)
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Mauldin, Bill, Artist. "Now hurry up, child--you'll be late for school". , 1960. [publication date] Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2016686209/.
APA citation style:
Mauldin, B. (1960) "Now hurry up, child--you'll be late for school". , 1960. [publication date] [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2016686209/.
MLA citation style:
Mauldin, Bill, Artist. "Now hurry up, child--you'll be late for school". [publication date] Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2016686209/>.