The New York Times Mid-Week Pictorial was among the international pioneering publications of photojournalism and pictorial commentary.
With these images of war and peace, Steven Heller shows how the battlefields may change but the visual language has remained constant.
A notable quote from Carl Sandburg, illustrated by Seymour Chwast—number 87 in a weekly series. Submit a quote in the comments (or on Twitter or Facebook), and it will be considered for a future column. For more Seymour Chwast, check out The Last Word, his illustrated column in Print magazine, available from MyDesignShop.com.