The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Collection

Holding us back

This Carey Orr political cartoon shows Chicago as a wagon pulled filled with industrial growth headed toward the greatest city in the world. The wagon is driven by politics, asleep, while the breaks of traffic jams and delays is holding the wagon back.



18.3 x 15.7 cm

Tribune Company

black and white

  • English

  • still image
  • text

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  • The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Image Collection

  • Chicago Daily Tribune (January 28, 1925), n.p.

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