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Title: "The Champion in Danger"

Accession Number: 2004.83.1
Category: SIGNS & POSTERS
Type: rowing poster
Maker: Currier & Ives; Worth, Thos.
Place: USA, NY, New York
Date: 1882
Materials: paper
Description: Rowing poster, color lithograph, hand colored?, matted; stereotypical rendering of 2 black rowers; “THE CHAMPION IN DANGER./ Golly! he’s got dis Nigga suah, less sumfin happens.” Published by Currier & Ives. 115 Nassau St. N.Y. Copyright 1882, by Currier & Ives, New York. Signed in the plate lower right “Thos Worth”; companion to 2004.83.2.

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