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Catalog Number 2009.1.31
Object Name Cartoon
Scope & Content The item is the front page from the publication, Puck from 1898. Vol. XLIV No. 1125. It is a political cartoon depicting men, representing different organizations or ideas, throwing mud at President McKinley. The caption says, "The Government Has Done Its Best For Its Brave Men In The Field. In Throwing Mud At The President They Only Besmirch The National Honor."The item is in a plastic sleeve for protection. Copyright Keppler and Schwarzmann. Drawn by J.S. Puche.
Creator Not legible
Title Anything For A Scandal
Collection The McKinley Birthplace Museum Collection
Accession number 2009.1
Caption Puck
Condition Okay
Credit line MCKINLEY MUSEUM
Notes Purchased by Dave Snyder on Ebay for the McKinley Birthplace Museum.
People McKinley, William
Subjects Presidents
Publishers
Publishing industry
Politics & government
Politicians
Political cartoons