The Ray of Hope (The White Plague)

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VCU_NC 1300_C37 v5 n2 Feb 1914 Edgar F Schilder White Plague p127 rsz.jpg

Title

The Ray of Hope (The White Plague)

Description

Editorial cartoon by Edgar F. Schilder. A hooded figure of Death, carrying a scythe and labelled "The White Plague" flies over a graveyard. In the distance a sun marked "Red Cross" rises. 

Originally published in the Fort Wayne Journal-Gazette. Republished here in Cartoons Magazine, vol. 5, no. 2 (February 1914), p.127.

Creator

Schilder, Edgar F. ("Steve")

Source

Cartoons Magazine, vol. 5, no. 2 (February 1914), p.127. Special Collections and Archives, James Branch Cabell Library, VCU Libraries

Date

1914 February

Contributor

Special Collections and Archives, James Branch Cabell Library, VCU Libraries

Rights

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Notes

Learn more: 
Tuberculosis, Social Welfare History Image Portal 
Tuberculosis, Social Welfare History Project  
Edgar F. Schilder Papers, Syracuse University Libraries, Special Collections Research Center 
Editorial cartoons, Social Welfare History Image Portal 

Citation

Schilder, Edgar F. ("Steve"), “The Ray of Hope (The White Plague),” Social Welfare History Image Portal, accessed November 15, 2018, https://images.socialwelfare.library.vcu.edu/items/show/387.