Today in 1852 The first cartoon depiction of "Uncle Sam," as drawn by Frank Bellew, appears in the Lantern, a humor magazine published in New York City.
Blog Entries by N-YHS President & CEO Louise Mirrer
When Art Framed War
Americans responded to the art in the Armory Show with excitement, confusion, and dismay. Some members of the press called the exhibition's Gallery I, with its European modernist works, a "Chamber of Horrors." Louise Mirrer http...