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Unconditional surrender

Pughe, J. S. (John S.), 1870-1909
President McKinley capitulates to special interests and political patronage by offering his sword labeled "Patronage" to Marcus A. Hanna, Thomas C. Platt, and Matthew S. Quay. The dejected members of McKinley's cabinet, labeled "Alger, Sherman, Bliss, Gage, Long, Wilson, McKenna, [and] Gary," are standing in the background.
Cabinet officers, Swords, McKinley, William, 1843-1901, Platt, Thomas Collier, 1833-1910, Hanna, Marcus Alonzo, 1837-1904, Quay, Matthew Stanley, 1833-1904, Alger, R. A. (Russell Alexander), 1836-1907, Sherman, John, 1823-1900, Bliss, Cornelius Newton, 1833-1911, Gage, Lyman J. (Lyman Judson), 1836-1927, Long, John Davis, 1838-1915, Wilson, James, 1835-1920, McKenna, J. (Joseph), 1843-1926, Gary, James Albert, 1833-1920
Theodore Roosevelt Center
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