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Maker(s):Proeber, David
Culture:American (20th century)
Title:Outrage, Tulsa, Oklahoma
Date Made:1987
Materials:gelatin silver print
Measurements:Sheet: 13 15/16 in x 10 15/16 in; 35.4 cm x 27.8 cm
Accession Number:  AC 2001.734
Credit Line:Bequest of Allen Albert (Class of 1967)
Museum Collection:  Mead Art Museum at Amherst College

"Hey, Iran" on the man's T-shirt

Label Text:
A popular t-shirt worn by roughnecks in the oil patch displays a salute to Iranians who threatened U.S. energy independence. Oilmen in the U.S. southwest felt confident they could supply America with enough oil to enable politicians to take a no compromise approach with revolutionaries in Iran.

text; figures; portraits; male; alcohol; drinking

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