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Miss Molly Jackson
  • Pete Railand, artist
    born: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States ; active: United States
    Josh MacPhee, organizer
    born 1973
    Stumptown Printers, printer
    established 1999
  • Miss Molly Jackson, 2007
  • Celebrate People's History Poster Series
  • Where object was made: United States
  • color offset lithograph
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 434 x 277 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 17 1/16 x 10 7/8 in
  • Museum purchase: Elmer F. Pierson Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2016.0124.041

Portrait of Aunt Molly Jackson sitting in a chair and smoking a pipe, executed in black and blue. Descriptive text in right half of image. Text refers to the life and activism of “Aunt” Molly Jackson, a nurse, folk singer, midwife, and union organizer for the Kentucky miners.