- “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.
- Not on view
- 21 1⁄2 x 18 in. (54.6 x 45.7 cm.)
- Credit Line
- Gift of Container Corporation of America
- Mediums Description
- flag, stamps, picture frame, chain, and magnifying glass
- Object — tool — magnifying glass
- Object — other — postage stamp
- Object Number
“We are not afraid to entrust the American people with
Copied Kenneth Josephson, "We are not afraid to entrust the American people with , 1981, flag, stamps, picture frame, chain, and magnifying glass, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Container Corporation of America, 1984.124.130
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