[Mock-up for "Homework"]

[Mock-up for "Homework"]

Ephemera

Ernst Halberstadt

American, b. Germany, 1910–1987

[Mock-up for "Homework"]

1950
Gelatin silver prints, ink, marker and pencil [?]
Overall: 34.2 × 76.4 cm (13 7/16 × 30 1/16 in.)
Gift of David Halberstadt
2010.1223.0001
Inscriptions recto (pencil): [illeg., erased] 20% Proseso Blue / under photo / Checked - [illeg.]
(white ink): BREAD
(in image): Homework / [arrows pointing to photograph of children and man sewing] / [illeg., torn inscription] / 1910 meant endless piece- / work for pennies by tired little hands... / 1950 means school work. [underlined] / Sympathetic lawmakers / and the American Labor Move- / ment made the difference. / BECOME INFORMED / Register and Vote! / To Insure These Social Gains / © Copyright Julian Brightman Co.

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