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"We are not afraid to entrust the American people with unpleasant facts, foreign ideas, alien philosophies, and competitive values. For a nation that is afraid to let its people judge the truth and falsehood in an open market is a nation that is afraid of its people."--John F. Kennedy, February 26, 1962. From the series Great Ideas. by Kenneth Josephson / American Art
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"We are not afraid to entrust the American people with unpleasant facts, foreign ideas, alien philosophies, and competitive values. For a nation that is afraid to let its people judge the truth and falsehood in an open market is a nation that is afraid of its people."--John F. Kennedy, February 26, 1962. From the series Great Ideas.

1981 Kenneth Josephson Born: Detroit, Michigan 1932 flag, stamps, picture frame, chain, and magnifying glass 21 1/2 x 18 in. (54.6 x 45.7 cm.) Smithsonian American Art Museum Gift of Container Corporation of America 1984.124.130 Not currently on view



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Object - other - flag

Object - other - postage stamp

Object - tool - magnifying glass

sculpture - assemblage

readymade

About Kenneth Josephson

Born: Detroit, Michigan 1932

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