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A painful position for nurse McKinley

Author:
Opper, Frederick Burr, 1857-1937
Date:
1896-09-02
Description:
William McKinley, dressed as a nurse, perspiring, sits in a rocking chair with an infant labeled "Gold Standard" on his lap and another child labeled "High Protection" crying on the floor. Caption: "I've got to take care of this Gold Baby for my political living, but I love my own tootsey-wootsey the best!"
Subject:
Presidents--Elections, Political parties--Platforms, Gold standard, Tariff, Nurses, Children, Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ), 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=o288600
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