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Pioneer Cleveland

Author:
Dalrymple, Louis, 1866-1905
Date:
1896-08-26
Description:
President Cleveland stands on the right, holding an axe labeled "Political Wisdom," in a forest where he has been cutting trees labeled "Gold Standard." Approaching from the left is a procession led by Mark A. Hanna, as drum major, followed by William McKinley, Garret A. Hobart, Benjamin Harrison, Thomas B. Reed, George F. Hoar, John Sherman, Henry Cabot Lodge, and others. One is carrying a banner that states, "The Repubican Party is unreservedly for Sound Money - the existing Gold Standard must be preserved. Rep. Platform." Caption: He blazed the path that they have got to follow.
Subject:
Presidents--Election, Political parties--Platforms, Gold standard, Drum majoring, Wood-engraving, Frontier and pioneer life, Parades, Processions, Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ), Cleveland, Grover, 1837-1908, Hanna, Marcus Alonzo, 1837-1904, McKinley, William, 1843-1901, Harrison, Benjamin, 1833-1901, Reed, Thomas B. (Thomas Brackett), 1839-1902, Hoar, George Frisbie, 1826-1904, Sherman, John, 1823-1900, Lodge, Henry Cabot, 1850-1924, Hobart, Garret A. (Garret Augustus), 1844-1899
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=o288594
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