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Aaron Burr (1756-1836)
Plaster with wash
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Black lines on white suggesting prison bars, text: "WE ARE ALL" in black and "P.O.W." in red, at bottom: Feiffer signature.
Gift of Ted and Eileen Rowland
World-famous syndicated cartoonist and author Jules Feiffer (b. 1929) won the 1986 Pulitzer Prize for his political cartoons in the Village Voice. This button most likely refers to the Prisoners of War from the Vietnam War.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
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