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It is only a truce to regain power ("playing possum").

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Title
It is only a truce to regain power ("playing possum").
Names
Nast, Thomas (1840-1902) (Artist)
Collection

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

African-American Cartoons

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1872-08-24
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC AFRA-Car
Topics
African Americans
Dead persons
Homicides
Men, White
Greeley, Horace, 1811-1872
Sumner, Charles, 1811-1874
Ku Klux Klan (19th cent.)
Genres
Cartoons (Commentary)
Notes
Content: Printed on border: "H. G. 'Clasp hands over the bloody chasm.' " "C. S. 'Freely accept the hand that is offered, and reach forth thine own in friendly grasp.' " Printed on image: "I am against the policy of hate except to beat Grant" "Eman[cipation] by A. Linc[oln] protected by U. S. Grant" "What I know about being liberal by …" "Colored Orphan Asylum"
Source identifier: HW (Hades Legacy Identifier / Struc ID)
Physical Description
Wood engravings
Extent: 1 print : b ; 24 x 35 cm. (9 1/4 x 13 1/2 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix: 1686811
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17625804
Barcode: 33333159329693
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ac5c0570-c52e-012f-7ec2-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1840: Creator Born
  • 1872: Issued
  • 1902: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "It is only a truce to regain power ("playing possum")." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1872-08-24. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-fb98-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "It is only a truce to regain power ("playing possum")." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 7, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-fb98-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1872-08-24). It is only a truce to regain power ("playing possum"). Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-fb98-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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It is only a truce to regain power ("playing possum").