Jewish Immigration to America

What’s It Going to Be, Uncle Sam?

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Title

What’s It Going to Be, Uncle Sam?

Date

January 18, 1924

Subject

Immigration Restriction
Press, Yiddish

Description

Uncle Sam sits between the good and evil inclinations. The good inclination’s list reads, “Free immigration; tolerance; hospitality; American traditions; kind-heartedness; open-mindedness; idealism.” The evil inclination’s list reads, “Immigration ban; chauvinism; race hatred; anti-Americanism; hard-heartedness; closed-mindedness; egoism; cruelty; despotism."

Creator

Yosl Cutler
Der groyser kundes

Source

YIVO Library

Publisher

YIVO Institute for Jewish Research

Format

JPEG

Language

Yiddish

Type

Cartoon

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Citation

Yosl Cutler and Der groyser kundes, “What’s It Going to Be, Uncle Sam?,” YIVO Online Exhibitions, accessed July 28, 2021, https://immigrationusa.yivo.org/items/show/6363.
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