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Catalog Number 2009.1.43
Object Name Cartoon
Scope & Content The item is a page from the publication, Puck. It is a political cartoon depicting Uncle Sam attempting to choose a candidate to paint for the next presidential portrait. It includes the caption, "Uncle Sam. - It's no use, David - I'm not delighted with any of them, but you can't pose for this picture at any price!" The item is in a plastic sleeve for protection. It was drawn by F. Opper.
Creator Not legible
Title Would-Be Models For the Great Painting, "Our Next President."
Collection The McKinley Birthplace Museum Collection
Accession number 2009.1
Caption Would-Be Models
Condition Good
Credit line MCKINLEY MUSEUM
Notes Purchased by Dave Snyder on Ebay for the McKinley Birthplace Museum.
People McKinley, William
Opper, F. Hill
Pefffer
Sherman
Reed
Subjects Presidents
Publishers
Publishing industry
Politics & government
Politicians
Political cartoons
Presidential candidates
Presidential elections
Campaigns, Political