Creator

Stuart McDonald

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Publisher

Grand Forks Herald

Creation Date

2-24-1963

Description

Cartoon depicts Uncle Sam telling President John F. Kennedy that the American Flag should be placed above the United Nations flag on the flagpole. Following the United Nations announcement that it would be giving $1, 157,600 to Cuba for an agricultural research center, sentiment in the United States for withdrawal from the United Nations grew stronger.

Subject

Cartoons (Commentary); Political cartoons

Places Depicted

United States; Cuba

Organizations Depicted

United Nations

People Depicted

Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) 1917-1963

Rights

Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections, Chester Fritz Library, University of North Dakota

Keywords

United Nations, United States, Uncle Sam, John F. Kennedy, Cuba, Uncle Sam (Symbolic character), Flags, Flagpoles, Patriotism, Flag raising and lowering, American loyalists, Etiquette

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