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Scope & Content Postcard issued by the Chicago Tuberculosis Institute: Young boy spitting on sidewalk under a sign "Do Not Spit on the floor"; two young girls are gasping at the sight. Poem on postcard; "On the floor, a dog doesn't spit. He wouldn't, he couldn't. And people-who know more than dogs, They shouldn't! They shouldn't!"
Catalog Number 2017.013.002
Creator Donahey, William
Lexicon category Archives
Lexicon sub-category Ephemera
Object Name Postcard
Search Terms Tuberculosis
Anti-spitting campaign