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Catalog number P0488
Artist Podwal, Mark
Title if anyone in days to come should say that we were civilized in this country, this war will be proof that we were barbarians
Date 1970
Object Name Poster
Description Offset lithograph anti-Vietnam War poster with the text "If anyone in days to come should say that we were civilized in this country, this war will be proof that we were barbarians." Upper portion of the poster is illustrated with a map of the United States. Within map UL: "I sent them a good boy and they made him a murderer ..." See other quotations within map.
Medium/Material Ink on paper
Dimensions H-25.5 W-22.5 inches
Search Terms Modern
Contemporary
20th century AD
North America
United States
Political satire
Politics
Social problems
Social scene
War
Warfare
Death
Exhibition and Publication History POSTERS AS HISTORY TEACHING WITH PRIMARY SOURCES, Vietnam anti-war protest posters from
the Godwin-Ternbach Museum Collection, GTM, Queens College, November 12 – December 21, 2012
Culture American