Photo, Print, Drawing [Up escalators]
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About this Item
- [Up escalators]
- Cartoon shows United States President Lyndon Baines Johnson riding two up escalators at once. He stands with a foot in the Dominican Republic and another in Vietnam, shaking as he rides upward. The United States became involved in the civil war in the Dominican Republic on April 28. Johnson had already increased American involvement in Vietnam.
- Mauldin, Bill, 1921-2003, artist
Created / Published
- 1965 May 4 [publication date]
- - Johnson, Lyndon B.--(Lyndon Baines),--1908-1973
- - Vietnam War, 1961-1975
- - International relations--Dominican Republic--1960-1970
- - International relations--Vietnam--1960-1970
- - International relations--United States--1960-1970
- - Escalators--1960-1970
- Editorial cartoons--1960-1970.
- Editorial cartoons--1960-1970
- - Gift; Bill Mauldin; 1975; (DLC/PP-1975:078.1278).
- - Published in the Chicago Sun-Times, May 4, 1965.
- - Forms part of the Papers of Bill Mauldin (Library of Congress).
- 1 drawing on layered paper : crayon, ink, white out and blue pencil over pencil.
Call Number/Physical Location
- CD 1 - Mauldin, no. 1252 (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
- ppmsca 03256 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsca.03256
Library of Congress Control Number
- LC-DIG-ppmsca-03256 (digital file from original)
- Copyright 1965 Mauldin, Chicago Sun-Times.
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Chicago citation style:
Mauldin, Bill, Artist. Up Escalators. United States Dominican Republic Vietnam, 1965. [May 4 publication date] Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2016686798/.
APA citation style:
Mauldin, B. (1965) Up Escalators. United States Dominican Republic Vietnam, 1965. [May 4 publication date] [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2016686798/.
MLA citation style:
Mauldin, Bill, Artist. Up Escalators. [May 4 publication date] Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2016686798/>.