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A literary debate in the Darktown Club--The question...

A literary debate in the Darktown Club--The question settled / Tho. Worth.
1 print : lithograph, color.
Caricature of two African American men, seated on floor, after a fight over a political debate. One with picture of G. Washington broken over his head, the other seated on poster advertising "De lions ob debate," showing three heads of African American men on bodies of animals, as a police constable looks in door.
  • 27734 U.S. Copyright Office.
  • Copyright by Currier & Ives, N.Y.
  • Caricature issued as part of the "Darktown comics" series.
  • Currier & Ives : a catalogue raisonnĂ© / compiled by Gale Research. Detroit, MI : Gale Research, c1983, no. 3831.
  • Popular Graphic Arts
Worth, Thomas, 1834-1917 , artist
  • African Americans--Men--1880-1890.
  • Fighting--1880-1890.
  • Debates--1880-1890.
  • Caricatures--1880-1890.
  • Ethnic stereotypes--1880-1890.
  • Lithographs--Color--1880-1890.
Currier & Ives.,
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