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John Q. Public, who, as many Chicagoans, is a hay-fever sufferer, visits a lot at Ravenswood and Morse avs., and between sneezes wonders what is being done to enforce the law requiring property owners to cut the weeds.

A work made of gelatin silver prints with paper and paint collaged.

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  • A work made of gelatin silver prints with paper and paint collaged.

Date:

1943, published August 13, 1943

Artist:

Vaughn Shoemaker
American, 1902–1991

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Photography and Media

Artist

Vaughn Shoemaker

Title

John Q. Public, who, as many Chicagoans, is a hay-fever sufferer, visits a lot at Ravenswood and Morse avs., and between sneezes wonders what is being done to enforce the law requiring property owners to cut the weeds.

Place

United States (Artist's nationality)

Date

Made 1943

Medium

Gelatin silver prints with paper and paint collaged

Dimensions

Image/paper: 21.7 × 28.1 cm (8 9/16 × 11 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

Purchased with funds provided by Robin and Sandy Stuart

Reference Number

2011.314

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