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|Creator:||Harrington, Oliver W. (Oliver Wendell), 1912-|
|Title:||Dark Laughter. "My Daddy said they didn't seem to mind servin' him on the Anzio beach head..."|
|Date:||1960 May 2|
This cartoon, which was published in the Pittsburgh Courier, an African American newspaper, shows two young African American boys standing outside a restaurant that is displaying a sign indicating that non-whites are not welcome. The caption illustrates the social injustices faced by African Americans after returning from war.
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|Subjects:||Civil rights--United States | African Americans--Civil rights | Social justice--United States | Race discrimination--United States | Discrimination in restaurants--United States | African American boys | Inn signs--United States | Anzio Beachhead, 1944 | World War, 1939-1945--African American participation | Pittsburgh (Pa.) | Allegheny County (Pa.)|
|Collection:||Institution:||Library of Congress||Contributors:||Library of Congress. Prints and Photographs Division | African-American Odyssey Collection (Library of Congress)||Online Publisher:||Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress||Original Material:|
Prints and Photographs Division. Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Exhibited: African-American Odyssey: A Quest for Full Citizenship, Library of Congress, 1998.
|Persistent Link to Item:||http://www.loc.gov/exhibits/odyssey/archive/09/0928001r.jpg|