[Mock-up for "Sick Care"]

[Mock-up for "Sick Care"]

Ephemera

Ernst Halberstadt

American, b. Germany, 1910–1987

[Mock-up for "Sick Care"]

1950
Gelatin silver prints, letterpress print and acrylic
Overall: 27.8 × 72 × 0.2 cm (10 15/16 × 28 3/8 × 1/16 in.)
Gift of David Halberstadt
2010.1223.0008
Inscriptions recto (ink): Sick Care
(pencil on letterpress halftone): [image crossed out] get / good / picture
(ink): © Ernst Halberstadt
verso, detached gelatin silver print (stamped): INTERPRETIVE PHOTOGRAPHY / HASTINGS-ON-HUDSON, NEW YORK.
(typewritten): Caring for a sick father in a New York tenement
(pink pencil): 2 [circled]
(ink): Credit / LEWIS W. HINE
(stamped in blue): LEWIS W. HINE / INTERPRETIVE PHOTOGRAPHY HASTINGS-ON-HUDSON, NEW YORK / PUBLICATION SUBJECT TO / WRITTEN PERMISSION OR INVOICE / HIRAM MYERS / 236 EAST 17TH STREET [crossed out in pencil], NEW YORK CITY. [stamp crossed out in pencil]
(pencil): 50541
(ink): LEWIS W. HINE
verso, illustration board (crayon): For Your Health [text in square] / AMERIAN LABOR SUPPORTS [SUPPORTS crossed out and corrected to IS] FOR HEALTH / INSURANCE. / NOT THIS [drawing of person and ?] / new hospitals [text in square, accompanied by drawing of square building] / this / [drawing of ?, crossed out] / INSURED CARE [text in square] / [arrow pointing from the text "For Your Health" to the follwoing text in square] Register and Vote

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