WGBY Documentaries

Currier & Ives: Part 3

Special | 28m 30s

The Surprise of Currier & Ives reveals the other side of the printmakers' commonly recognized nostalgic and homey portraits of New England. As the firm grew, they delved into areas such as advertising, political cartoons, risque prints, and the controversial Darktown Comics series. Also examined is the relevance of Currier & Ives in the 21st Century.

Aired: 02/25/08

Rating: NR

Video has closed captioning.

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