The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Collection

Dark Age - 1939 AD

In this political cartoon by Joseph L. Parrish, human figures labeled "religion," "music," "science," "literature," and "tolerance" hold candles in the dark. The background is labeled "Nazi Germany," and a German soldier wearing the Nazi swastika armband has found "tolerance" and injured him.



21 x 18 cm

Tribune Company

black and white

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  • The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Image Collection

  • Chicago Tribune (July 7, 1939), Part 1, p. 12

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