A dreadful attack of "presidential fever" in the U.S. Senate

Author:
Opper, Frederick Burr, 1857-1937
Date:
1883-02-21
Description:
Illustration shows Puck in the Senate chamber, among many senators sick with "Presidential Fever." Puck is offering a spoonful of "Anti-Presidential Quinine" to John Sherman. Among the senators present are Wade Hampton, George Frisbie Hoar, J. D. Cameron, William Mahone, Warner Miller, Daniel W. Voorhees, John Alexander Logan, George F. Edmunds, John Sherman, George Graham Vest, Thomas F. Bayard, John P. Jones, and David Davis. Peering over the chamber walls are George M. Robeson, Jay Gould, and Roscoe Conkling.
Subject:
Presidents--Elections, Legislators, Fever, United States. Congress. Senate, Hoar, George Frisbie, 1826-1904, Miller, Warner, 1838-1918, Logan, John Alexander, 1826-1886, Edmunds, George F. (George Franklin), 1828-1919, Sherman, John, 1823-1900, Vest, George Graham, 1830-1904, Bayard, Thomas F. (Thomas Francis), 1828-1898, Gould, Jay, 1836-1892, Hampton, Wade, 1818-1902, Mahone, William, 1826-1895, Jones, John P. (John Percival), 1829-1912, Davis, David, 1815-1886, Robeson, George M. (George Maxwell), 1829-1897, Conkling, Roscoe, 1829-1888, Cameron, J. D. (James Donald), 1833-1918, Voorhees, Daniel W. (Daniel Wolsey), 1827-1897
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=o288135
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