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Publisher

New York Herald

Description

"The Pore Lil Mose" cartoons ran in the New York Herald in 1900 and 1901. "Pore Lil Mose: He buys his mammy a hat" is one of them. Created by R. F. Outcult, in dialect. Full color illustrations featuring a highly stereotypical family and friends. Cupples & Leon, the early comic book publisher collected 36 of Outcult's pages in 1902 and published the book "Pore Lil Mose : His Letters to His Mammy."

Subjects

African American children -- Blacks -- Caricature -- Children, Black, in art -- Children, Black -- African Americans -- Social life and customs -- Cartoons and children -- African Americans in art -- African Americans -- Collectibles -- Family life -- Black Americana -- New York (N.Y.) -- 1901

Date Created

1901

Identifier

DP0015470

Extent

1 page; 10.5 x 14.75 in.

Side of Image

Front of Image

Location

John C. Hitt Library

Department

Special Collections & University Archives

Type

image

Comments

Is Part Of: African American Legacy: The Carol Mundy Collection, 1794-2010. UCF Special Collections Manuscripts - 5th Floor -- CFM2009_02

Use and Reproduction

This image is posted publicly for non-profit educational uses, excluding printed publication. For permission to reproduce images and/or for copyright information contact Special Collections & University Archives, University of Central Florida Libraries, Orlando, FL 32816, (407) 823-2576.

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