"Nothing will ruin the country if the people themselves will undertake its safety; and nothing can save it if they leave that safety in any hands but their own."--Daniel Webster, Speech, U. S. Senate, March, 1834. From the series Great Ideas of Western Man.
1952 Lewis C. Daniel Born: New York, New York 1901 Died: Brookville, Illinois 1952 gouache on paperboard sheet: 12 1/8 x 10 1/8 in. (30.8 x 25.8 cm) Smithsonian American Art Museum Gift of Container Corporation of America 1984.124.77 Not currently on view