Edmund Muskie battles the Giant cartoon, 1968

Contributed by Edmund S. Muskie Archives and Special Collections Library

Description

Senator Edmund S. Muskie, a Maine Democrat is portrayed in his "Mr. Clean" persona, a nickname he earned for battling giants to gain passage of clean air and clean water acts.

The title of the cartoon was "Can Mr. Clean Fell the Dirty Giant?" It was published in the Maine Sunday Telegram Feb. 25, 1968.

About This Item

  • Title: Edmund Muskie battles the Giant cartoon, 1968
  • Creator: Larue
  • Creation Date: 1968-02-25
  • Subject Date: 1968
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Local Code: Artifact No. 3.0430
  • Collection: Edmund S. Muskie Papers
  • Object Type: Text and Image

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