Our Municipal Art

Title

Our Municipal Art

Subject

McCutcheon, John T. (John Tinney), 1870-1949
Political cartoons
Advertising
Billboards--Public opinion
Billboards
Dogs
Commercial art
Carriages and carts

Description

Billboards advertising cigars, medicines, and bars line the street with figures pointing at pedestrians in an attempt to get their attention. A man wearing a hat reading "Olde" chases a second man down the street while a cart driver stops to watch. A woman walking her dog stops in fright in front of an advertisement utilizing a skeleton.

Creator

McCutcheon, John T.

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

1902-01-27

Rights

The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum holds all rights and permissions.

Format

jpg

Language

eng

Identifier

403027
John T. McCutcheon Collection

Original Format

political cartoon
b&w
1

Physical Dimensions

41 x 38 cm

Citation

McCutcheon, John T., “Our Municipal Art,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed October 25, 2021, https://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/24852.