"Unclean! Unclean!"

Author:
Keppler, Udo J., 1872-1956
Date:
1907-03-27
Description:
Illustration shows an old man labeled "T.C.P." (Thomas Collier Platt) wearing ragged clothing and holding a crutch labeled "Republican Machine"; a small jug labeled "Express Co." is next to him where he sits, on the steps to a municipal building showing the base of columns in the background. Everyone nearby is fleeing from him as though he is a leper.
Subject:
Crutches, Leprosy, Older people, Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ), Platt, Thomas Collier, 1833-1910
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=o285729
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