Franklin, Jefferson, Adams, And Hamilton Cartoon

Date:
August 1968
Creator:
Michael Ramus
Publisher/Studio:
American Heritage

In this cartoon, Michael Ramus lampoons the bickering between four Founding Fathers by arming them with mud to throw and fish with which to slap each other.

Description (physical):

H: 16 3/4", W: 13 3/4"

Location:
Gaithersburg, Maryland
Identifier:
2010.0001.0018
Institution:
American Heritage Archives

Carte-de-visite

Image of letter of famous letter authorizing the shooting of anyone trying to haul down the US Flag. from the Secretary of the Treasury. Reads:Treasury Department January 29, 1861 To Lieut. Caldwell to (anist?) Capt. Bushwood, assume command of the Cutter and obey the order I gave through Jon. Of Clark Breskwood after most undertaking to interfere with the command of the cutter tall Lieut Caldwell to consider him as a mutineer treat him accordingly. May one attempts to have down the American Flag, shoot him on the spot. John Adams Dix Secretary of the Treasury.

Description (physical):

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Location:
6125 Boydton Plank Rd.Petersburg,Virginia 23803
Identifier:
2004.001.0721
Institution:
Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier