Photo, Print, Drawing Leap-year / J. Keppler.

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Title
Leap-year / J. Keppler.
Summary
Illustration shows a wetland labeled "Campaign Swamp" with William M. Evarts and John G. Carlisle as two cranes on the left and several frogs identified as "Lincoln, Arthur, Robeson, Edmunds, Cameron, Sherman, Logan, Grant, Davis, [and] Blaine" also two frogs, one labeled "Me Too" who may be Jay Gould riding piggy-back on a frog that may be William H. Vanderbilt. The frogs are on a small plot of land and "Lincoln" is making a leap across a bit of water toward a board labeled "Presidential Nomination 1884" that is part of a dock or wharf.
Contributor Names
Keppler, Joseph Ferdinand, 1838-1894, artist
Created / Published
N.Y. : Published by Keppler & Schwarzmann, 1884 March 26.
Subject Headings
-  Evarts, William Maxwell,--1818-1901
-  Carlisle, John Griffin,--1835-1910
-  Lincoln, Robert Todd,--1843-1926
-  Arthur, Chester Alan,--1829-1886
-  Robeson, George M.--(George Maxwell),--1829-1897
-  Edmunds, George F.--(George Franklin),--1828-1919
-  Cameron, Simon,--1799-1889
-  Sherman, John,--1823-1900
-  Logan, John Alexander,--1826-1886
-  Grant, Ulysses S.--(Ulysses Simpson),--1822-1885
-  Davis, David,--1815-1886
-  Gould, Jay,--1836-1892
-  Vanderbilt, William H.--(William Henry),--1821-1885
-  Blaine, James Gillespie,--1830-1893
-  Presidential elections--1880-1890
-  Frogs--1880-1890
-  Cranes (Birds)--1880-1890
-  Wetlands--1880-1890
Headings
Cartoons (Commentary)--1880-1890.
Chromolithographs--Color--1880-1890.
Periodical illustrations--1880-1890.
Notes
-  Title from item.
-  Caption: It would not surprise us to see the above acrobatic feat performed by this rising young frog.
-  Illus. from Puck, v. 15, no. 368, (1884 March 26), centerfold.
-  Copyright 1884 by Keppler & Schwarzmann.
Medium
1 print : chromolithograph.
Call Number/Physical Location
Illus. in AP101.P7 1884 (Case X) [P&P]
Repository
Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print
Digital Id
ppmsca 28305 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsca.28305
Library of Congress Control Number
2012645186
Reproduction Number
LC-DIG-ppmsca-28304 (digital file from original print)
Rights Advisory
No known restrictions on publication.
Language
English
Online Format
image
Description
1 print : chromolithograph. | Illustration shows a wetland labeled "Campaign Swamp" with William M. Evarts and John G. Carlisle as two cranes on the left and several frogs identified as "Lincoln, Arthur, Robeson, Edmunds, Cameron, Sherman, Logan, Grant, Davis, [and] Blaine" also two frogs, one labeled "Me Too" who may be Jay Gould riding piggy-back on a frog that may be William H. Vanderbilt. The frogs are on a small plot of land and "Lincoln" is making a leap across a bit of water toward a board labeled "Presidential Nomination 1884" that is part of a dock or wharf.
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Keppler, Joseph Ferdinand, Artist. Leap-year / J. Keppler. , 1884. N.Y.: Published by Keppler & Schwarzmann. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2012645186/.

APA citation style:

Keppler, J. F. (1884) Leap-year / J. Keppler. , 1884. N.Y.: Published by Keppler & Schwarzmann. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2012645186/.

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Keppler, Joseph Ferdinand, Artist. Leap-year / J. Keppler. N.Y.: Published by Keppler & Schwarzmann. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2012645186/>.

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