Found in the Collection: Frederick Burr Opper: A Dangerous American Institution

Frederick Burr Opper take on gun control, from all the way back in 1881.

Frederick Burr Opper's "A Dangerous American Institution-The Free and Untrammeled Revolver:, from December 14th, 1881. The Ohio State University Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Museum (click to enlarge)

Frederick Burr Opper’s “A Dangerous American Institution-The Free and Untrammeled Revolver:, from December 14th, 1881. The Ohio State University Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Museum (click to enlarge)

Eerily timeless, isn’t it?