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Cartoon of President Truman, ca. 1948, from the Fred Ellis papers, [ca.1920-1970]

Cartoon of President Truman, ca. 1948

Ellis, Fred, 1885-1965

Item Information

Title: Cartoon of President Truman

Date: ca. 1948

Physical Details: 1 sketch : graphite and ink ; 46 x 30 cm.

Description: Cartoon shows President Harry S. Truman using the Truman Doctrine as fertilizer for cultivating weapons in Cold War Germany, while Congress sweats in the background.

Creator: Ellis, Fred, 1885-1965

Forms part of: Fred Ellis papers, [ca.1920-1970]

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Cartoon of President Truman, ca. 1948. Fred Ellis papers, [ca.1920-1970]. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 616