1954 / Washington Post; reprinted in Herblock’s Here and Now
The Opper Project, Department of History, Ohio State University
On this day in 1947, Bernard Baruch, the multimillionaire financier and adviser to presidents from Woodrow Wilson to Harry S. Truman, coined the term “Cold War” to describe the increasingly chilly relations between two World War II Allies: the United States and the Soviet Union.
A Visual Guide to the Cold War~ https://coldwar.unc.edu/
Previous April 16 posts:
Spring~ April 16
Dorothy P. Lathrop: Born April 16, 1891
Garth Williams: Born on April 16, 1912
Artist Birthday Quiz for 4/16~
Loïs Mailou Jones (1905-1998)
African-American painter, educator, and champion of international black artists
Jeanne, Martiniquaise / 1938 / Oil on canvas / 24”x28 1/2”
Elmer Simms Campbell (1906-1971)
First African-American illustrator to break the color line in mass-market publications
New Yorker cover / February 3rd, 1934 / Painting
What American printmaker, painter, and sculptor developed the collagraph, a layered cardboard relief print process that could be carved like a woodcut?
What cartoonist’s most famous character was originally called “Spider”, a college student who became popular when he enlisted in the army during the Korean War?
Answers here~ https://schristywolfe.com/2015/09/03/september-3/