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Viewing: Palmer, Frances, 1812-1876

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Image of War! Or no war - Palmer, Frances, 1812-1876

War! Or no war - Palmer, Frances, 1812-1876

Purchased with William J. Studer endowment. Formed part of Drawn on Stone exhibit at William Oxley Thompson library, December 19, 2005 thru March 19, 2006 Publisher: Thomas Odham This print is one of the few cartoons in this exhibit not published by H.R. Robinson. Unlike the others, it does not depict politicians and public servants, but rather typical Irish immigrants commenting on the United States' dispute with Canada over the northern boundary of the Oregon territory. Many wanted the U.S. to accept a compromise at the 49th parallel. Also, unlike most of the other cartoons in this exhibition, the creator is not advocating a particular position but rather gently poking fun at the growing