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Cartoon of a Jewish businessman in NYC amid historic scenes of Jewish persecution

Object | Accession Number: 2016.184.500

Cartoon, They Are the People, with aproud, prosperous Jewish businessman flanked by scenes of Jewish persecution in Russia, France, and throughout Europe. The drawing was done by Joseph Keppler for Puck, America's first humor magazine, published in New York in both English and German language versions. This print is one of more than 900 items in the Katz Ehrenthal Collection of antisemitic visual materials.

Artwork Title
They Are The People
Date
approximately 1885  (creation)
Geography
publication : Puck (English edition); New York (N.Y.)
Language
English
Classification
Art
Category
Prints
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of the Katz Family
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Record last modified: 2018-10-24 14:09:03
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