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Shylock Hanna - he is bound to have his pound of flesh

Author:
Opper, Frederick Burr, 1857-1937
Date:
1897-07-28
Description:
Marcus A. Hanna is Shylock, wearing a robe and holding a paper that states, "Understanding between Wm. McKinley and Mark Hanna. The aforesaid Mark Hanna shall have the Dictation of all Ohio Appointments, etc., etc." Hanging from his waist are a purse labeled "Boodle" and a "Patronage Knife," and extending from his pocket are balance scales.
Subject:
Shylock (Fictitious character), Patronage, Political, Usury, Avarice, Hanna, Marcus Alonzo, 1837-1904, McKinley, William, 1843-1901
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=o288584
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