Photo, Print, Drawing Democracy's disastrous egg-dance / J. Keppler.

[ digital file from original print ]

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Title
Democracy's disastrous egg-dance / J. Keppler.
Summary
Illustration shows a woman labeled "Democracy" wearing a blindfold labeled "Stupidity" being pushed by Samuel J. Randall toward a chair labeled "Presidenti[al] Chair", with several eggs in the way on the ground, they are labeled "Honest Naval Appropriation, Civil Service Reform, Honest River - Harbor Appropriation, Economy, Anti-Silver Coinage, National Banking System, Tariff Reform, [and] Prompt Legislation", two of the eggs are broken; among a group of men laughing, in the background on the right, are John Logan, John Sherman, and William D. Kelley.
Contributor Names
Keppler, Joseph Ferdinand, 1838-1894, artist
Created / Published
N.Y. : Published by Keppler & Schwarzmann, 1884 April 9.
Subject Headings
-  Tilden, Samuel J.--(Samuel Jones),--1814-1886
-  Bayard, Thomas F.--(Thomas Francis),--1828-1898
-  Cox, Samuel Sullivan,--1824-1889
-  Morrison, William R.--(William Ralls),--1825-1909
-  Carlisle, John Griffin,--1835-1910
-  Randall, Samuel J.--(Samuel Jackson),--1828-1890
-  Logan, John Alexander,--1826-1886
-  Sherman, John,--1823-1900
-  Kelley, William D.--(William Darrah),--1814-1890
-  Presidential elections--1880-1890
-  Political platforms--1880-1890
-  Tariffs--1880-1890
-  Civil service reform--1880-1890
-  Silver question--1880-1890
-  Eggs--1880-1890
-  Dance--1880-1890
Format Headings
Cartoons (Commentary)--1880-1890.
Chromolithographs--Color--1880-1890.
Periodical illustrations--1880-1890.
Notes
-  Title from item.
-  Illus. from Puck, v. 15, no. 370, (1884 April 9), 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 28309 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsca.28309
Library of Congress Control Number
2012645191
Reproduction Number
LC-DIG-ppmsca-28309 (digital file from original print)
Rights Advisory
No known restrictions on publication.
Online Format
image
Description
1 print : chromolithograph. | Illustration shows a woman labeled "Democracy" wearing a blindfold labeled "Stupidity" being pushed by Samuel J. Randall toward a chair labeled "Presidenti[al] Chair", with several eggs in the way on the ground, they are labeled "Honest Naval Appropriation, Civil Service Reform, Honest River - Harbor Appropriation, Economy, Anti-Silver Coinage, National Banking System, Tariff Reform, [and] Prompt Legislation", two of the eggs are broken; among a group of men laughing, in the background on the right, are John Logan, John Sherman, and William D. Kelley.
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/2012645191
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Keppler, Joseph Ferdinand, Artist. Democracy's disastrous egg-dance / J. Keppler. , 1884. N.Y.: Published by Keppler & Schwarzmann, April 9. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2012645191/.

APA citation style:

Keppler, J. F. (1884) Democracy's disastrous egg-dance / J. Keppler. , 1884. N.Y.: Published by Keppler & Schwarzmann, April 9. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2012645191/.

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Keppler, Joseph Ferdinand, Artist. Democracy's disastrous egg-dance / J. Keppler. N.Y.: Published by Keppler & Schwarzmann, April 9. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2012645191/>.