Editorial Cartoons

 

Cartoon 1:

DBQ:

  1. Who is in the cage?
  2. Who is pulling the cage?
  3. What is the purpose of the cartoon?
  4. What does this political cartoon tell you about the war effort?
  5. How does this cartoon boost American Patriotism?

 

 

Cartoon 2:

DBQ:

  1. Who is represented in the political cartoon?
  2. What do you think the text is saying?
  3. What can you infer about Dr. Seuss’s opinion?
  4. Who is the cartoon targeting?
  5. By analyzing this cartoon what can you infer is still a major issue during WWII?

 

 

 

Cartoon 3:

DBQ:

  1. Who is in the photo?
  2. What does this cartoon tell you about the war effort?
  3. How does this cartoon boost American patriotism?
  4. What is Uncle Sam wearing?
  5. Explain the significance of what Uncle Sam is doing in the cartoon.

 

 

 

 

Cartoon 1: http://libraries.ucsd.edu/speccoll/dspolitic/Frame.htm

Cartoon 2: http://libraries.ucsd.edu/speccoll/dspolitic/Frame.htm

Cartoon 3: http://libraries.ucsd.edu/speccoll/dspolitic/Frame.htm