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A political game

Author:
Keppler, Udo J., 1872-1956
Date:
1901-08-21
Description:
Two women lean out windows. On the left is an Irish domestic representing the "Dem. Party" and on the right is a well-dressed matron representing the "Rep. Party." Between them hangs a balance scale labeled "Party Politics" with Rear Admiral Schley on the left, trying to upset the balance by pulling on the chains, causing the scale to swing wildly, and with Admiral Sampson on the right, struggling to hang on.
Subject:
Santiago, Battle of (Santiago de Cuba, Cuba : 1898), Admirals, Scales (Weighing instruments), Political parties, Democratic Party (U.S.), Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ), Sampson, William Thomas, 1840-1902, Schley, Winfield Scott, 1839-1911
Partner:
Theodore Roosevelt Center
Rights:
These images are presented through a cooperative effort between the Library of Congress and Dickinson State University. No known restrictions on publication.
Source:
http://www.theodorerooseveltcenter.org/Research/Digital-Library/Record?libID=o276141
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