Ring Around the Rosey

Title

Ring Around the Rosey

Subject

Anti-Vietnam War Movement

Description

Anti-nuke poster, drawing on the children's rhyme, "Ring Around the Rosy," which is believed to have originally referenced the Great Plague in London in 1665, which parallels the apocalyptic tones of the Cold War era.

Creator

unknown

Source

Roz Payne

Publisher

Center for Digital Research in the Humanities, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Date

unknown

Format

poster

Citation

unknown, “Ring Around the Rosey,” Roz Payne Sixties Archive, accessed March 1, 2021, https://rozsixties.unl.edu/items/show/105.

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