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A Brother’s Homecoming

A man holds a little girl on his shoulder she is holding onto a flag
Description: Print, Lithograph; By Leonebel Jacobs; 1919; Unframed Dimensions 16H X 11W
Accession #: 2011-112-03
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The joy of the war’s end and victory is reflected in this image, but the rapid demobilization of United States forces brought challenges.  The Flu Pandemic of 1918-19 took 50 million lives worldwide.  The influx of hundreds of thousands of job-seeking men into the national workforce and the removal of wartime price supports destabilized the United States economy and caused social unrest.

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  • Art
Wars & Conflicts
  • World War I 1917-1918
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