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"The State Prisoner Learns How To Paint," cartoon, Harper's Weekly Magazine, April 27, 1867.

Scanned by: 
Jia Ma, House Divided Project at Dickinson College
Scan date: 
07/18/2016
Notes: 
Cropped, sized, and prepared for use by John Osborne, Dickinson College, November 28, 2016.
Image type: 
cartoon
Courtesy of: 
Archives and Special Collections, Dickinson College, Carlisle, Pennsylvania
Original caption: 
THE STATE PRISONER LEARNS HOW TO PAINT. (Vide Newspaper Reports)..... PROFESSOR: "That's an old subject, Mr. Davis." ILLUSTRIOUS STATE PRISONER: "Yes, and one I am familiar with." PROFESSOR: "But the Negro has changed his color since you came here. We paint 'em white now."
Source citation: 

Harper's Weekly Magazine, April 27, 1867, p. 272.

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