• Creator
  • U.S. Senate. Office of Senate Curator. ?-9999
  • Created Date
  • 1917-05-07
  • Publisher
  • Washington Evening Star
  • Description
  • This illustration entitled, "National Capital Mobilization", by cartoonist Clifford Berryman, which appeared in the Washington Evening Star on May 7, 1917, depicts the scene at Union Station as people arrive to fill new bureaus and businesses to begin preparations for the purpose of getting the nation prepared for the war ahead. Mr. DC looks on as Washington hustles to prepare for war and people arrive in Washington. With the nation almost tot... more
    This illustration entitled, "National Capital Mobilization", by cartoonist Clifford Berryman, which appeared in the Washington Evening Star on May 7, 1917, depicts the scene at Union Station as people arrive to fill new bureaus and businesses to begin preparations for the purpose of getting the nation prepared for the war ahead. Mr. DC looks on as Washington hustles to prepare for war and people arrive in Washington. With the nation almost totally unprepared for the war ahead it became necessary for many new bureaus to be created and for Congress to spend more time them usual in the city to aid the war effort. less
  • Rights
  • Unrestricted