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United States -- Caricatures and cartoons -- Politics and government -- 1933-1945

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

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Charles Henry Sykes cartoon collection

Identifier: M 169
Scope and Contents The collection consists of 297 original cartoons, 4 unfinished sketches, a U.S. war Bond poster, and a U.S. Victory poster by Sykes that were acquired 1980-82. Many of the cartoons appeared in the Philadelphia Evening Ledger and illustrate the events of the1940s. A number of them represent the American reaction to the aggressions of the Axis powers before the U.S. entry into World War II. Other issues represented include: John L. Lewis, Philadelphia and Pennsylvania politics, Turner-Kilroy...
Dates: 1930-1942