2010.54.20722

Tropical Deforestation
Late 20th Early 21st Century
11.125 in HIGH x 17.125 in WIDE
(28.26 cm HIGH x 43.5 cm WIDE)
All Of Us Or None Archive. Gift of the Rossman Family.
2010.54.20722

"Lauren Atkinson" handwritten in purple ink on verso right edge.

Poster has brown ink printed on white paper with an image of cattle roaming around a dry, cracked desert. At the left is a McDonald''s sign. At the top right is "tropical deforestation / ''at present rates of destruction, only small patches / of the world''s tropical forests, even in remote [area], / will last beyond the year 2050.''" At the bottom left is "cattle ranching is a leading cause effecting the rainforests / existence. in 1978-79 United Stated beef import quotas / increased by 13%. the U.S. government estimated that / this would lower the price of hamburger by a nickel."
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