[Mock-up for "Lesson for Today"]

[Mock-up for "Lesson for Today"]

Ephemera

Ernst Halberstadt

American, b. Germany, 1910–1987

[Mock-up for "Lesson for Today"]

1950
Gelatin silver prints, acrylic and pencil [?]
Overall: 33.9 × 76.5 cm (13 3/8 × 30 1/8 in.)
Gift of David Halberstadt
2010.1223.0003
Inscriptions recto (pencil): [marks indicating the size of the final image] / HG-6-6076-HALBERSTADT g.e. Laurige [?] / white 1908 / +credit / [arrow pointing to ?] Bug
(in image): Lesson for today / American Labor led the fight / for our free Public Schools / Sympathetic legislators / made it possible for ALL / our Children to attend... / Register and Vote! / to be sure of Continuing Gains like these... / [accompanying Lewis Hine photograph of a girl and her supervisor at a loom] 1908 / [accompanying image of two students in classroom with their teacher supervising their work] TODAY

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