Creator

Stuart McDonald

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Publisher

Grand Forks Herald

Creation Date

5-9-1965

Description

Cartoon depicts Uncle Sam struggling to put out a brushfire. Problems in Southeast Asia escalate as the United States attempts to get control.

Alternative title: Fighting Brush Fire Wars

Subject

Cartoons (Commentary); Political cartoons

Places Depicted

United States; Southeast Asia; North Vietnam; South Vietnam

Rights

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

Keywords

Uncle Sam, United States, Southeast Asia, North Vietnam, South Vietnam, Communism, Uncle Sam (Symbolic character), Communism, Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975, Fire extinction, Wildfires, War, Guerilla warfare

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