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His foresight

Author:
Pughe, J. S. (John S.), 1870-1909
Date:
1901-10-09
Description:
Uncle Sam, as a large rooster, stands among several small free-ranging chicks labeled "Argentine Republic, Guatemala, Brazil, Colombia, Chile, Bolivia, Venezuela, Ecuador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Paraguay, Salvador, Peru, [and] Hayti [sic]." Confined to a "European Coop" labeled "Monroe Doctrine" are five roosters labeled "Russia, England, France, Germany, [and] Italy." Caption: Europe -- You're not the only rooster in South America! Uncle Sam -- I was aware of that when I cooped you up!
Subject:
Uncle Sam (Symbolic character), Roosters, Imperialism, Poultry--Housing, Intervention (International law), Monroe doctrine, Europe
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=o276156
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