Photo, Print, Drawing The vice-president was in conference with President Coolidge ...

[ digital file from intermediary roll film ]

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Title
The vice-president was in conference with President Coolidge ...
Summary
Cartoon shows Vice President Charles G. Dawes laughing loudly and poking a stolid President Coolidge in the chest. Coolidge, smoking a pipe and holding an alarm clock, has small wings on his shoulders. A news bulletin reads: "Washington, D.C. April 9 - (A.P.) The Vice President was in conference with President Coolidge for an hour today. Nothing was given out." Coolidge was widely perceived as the personification of honesty, a trait highly valued when he succeeded President Harding whose presidency had been marked by corruption and scandal. Coolidge was also famous for his reticence, in stark contrast to Vice President Dawes, known for his unconventional bluntness and wit.
Contributor Names
Kirby, Rollin, 1875-1952, artist
Created / Published
[between 1925 and 1928] Apr.
Subject Headings
-  Coolidge, Calvin,--1872-1933
-  Dawes, Charles Gates,--1865-1951
-  Presidents--United States--1920-1930
-  Vice presidents--United States--1920-1930
Format Headings
Drawings.
Editorial cartoons--American.
Genre
Editorial cartoons--American
Drawings
Notes
-  No accession no.
-  Published in: New York World.
-  jr / 860513; ljr / 971023.
-  Sources: DAB ljr
Medium
1 drawing.
Call Number/Physical Location
CD 1 - Kirby, no. 72 (B size)
Source Collection
Cartoon Drawings (Library of Congress)
Repository
Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA http://0-hdl.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/loc.pnp/pp.print
Digital Id
acd 2a09978 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/acd.2a09978
Library of Congress Control Number
2016682700
Rights Advisory
May be restricted: Information on reproduction rights available in LC P&P Restrictions Statement.
Language
English
Online Format
image
Description
1 drawing. | Cartoon shows Vice President Charles G. Dawes laughing loudly and poking a stolid President Coolidge in the chest. Coolidge, smoking a pipe and holding an alarm clock, has small wings on his shoulders. A news bulletin reads: "Washington, D.C. April 9 - (A.P.) The Vice President was in conference with President Coolidge for an hour today. Nothing was given out." Coolidge was widely perceived as the personification of honesty, a trait highly valued when he succeeded President Harding whose presidency had been marked by corruption and scandal. Coolidge was also famous for his reticence, in stark contrast to Vice President Dawes, known for his unconventional bluntness and wit.
LCCN Permalink
https://0-lccn.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/2016682700
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Kirby, Rollin, Artist. The vice-president was in conference with President Coolidge. United States, None. [Between 1925 and 1928 apr] Photograph. https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/2016682700/.

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Kirby, R. The vice-president was in conference with President Coolidge. United States, None. [Between 1925 and 1928 apr] [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/2016682700/.

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Kirby, Rollin, Artist. The vice-president was in conference with President Coolidge. [Between 1925 and 1928 apr] Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2016682700/>.