Shining beacon of democracy, or just weird lines?

One more thing about DC… This time in carto-caricatures!

Ernest F. Jessen cartoon, "What's the matter with Alaska? Too many strings!" (circa 1920)

Ernest F. Jessen cartoon, “What’s the matter with Alaska? Too many strings!” (circa 1920)

Cartoon by Helen Fischer advocating statehood for Alaska and Hawaii Description 1957 Political cartoon of the head of a person who appears to be Adlai Stevenson fishing to make Alaska and Hawaii the 49th and 50th states. The U.S. Capitol Building is in the background with a fisherman holding a fishing rod with the state of Alaska hooked in the Fairbanks region and a net with the 49th and 50th stars in it, and a Hawaii fly hooked on the fisherman'; s hat

Cartoon by Helen Fischer advocating statehood for Alaska and Hawaii (1957). The U.S. Capitol Building is in the background.

2014 Amer Psych Assoc DC inside

From the American Psychological Association 2014 annual meeting advertisement (March 2014).

This excerpt from my dissertation brought to you without any context. You’re welcome.

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