• Creator
  • U.S. Senate. Office of Senate Curator. ?-9999
  • Created Date
  • 1922-04-20
  • Publisher
  • Washington Evening Star
  • Description
  • The DC Health Department attempted to limit the spread of diseases throughout the city by reducing the rat and fly population, a huge task. Cartoonist Clifford Berryman helps advertise the Health Department's campaign and, at the same time, humorously refers to the disarmament treaties recently negotiated and ratified at the Washington Conference of Limitation of Armaments. Those treaties limited the size and number of warships for the United ... more
    The DC Health Department attempted to limit the spread of diseases throughout the city by reducing the rat and fly population, a huge task. Cartoonist Clifford Berryman helps advertise the Health Department's campaign and, at the same time, humorously refers to the disarmament treaties recently negotiated and ratified at the Washington Conference of Limitation of Armaments. Those treaties limited the size and number of warships for the United States, Britain, Japan, France, and Italy. less
  • Rights
  • Unrestricted