Future Rotating Exhibits

N. Knott, Play Ball, 1937

Lines with Power and Purpose: Editorial Cartoons

Monday October 7, 2019 to Sunday January 5, 2020

On a daily basis, editorial cartoonists deliver biting social commentary made palatable through amusing and well-crafted illustration. Lines with Power and Purpose: Editorial Cartoons features fifty-one original editorial cartoons from the nation’s great metropolitan newspapers during the Golden Age of print journalism. Included in the mix are six Pulitzer Prize–winning cartoonists, each demonstrating the theme of political commentary through editorial illustrations and addressing issues from the first half of the twentieth century. This exhibit will be on display October 7, 2019, through January 5, 2020. 



Read More