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Just what might have been expected

Author:
Pughe, J. S. (John S.), 1870-1909
Date:
1895-06-26
Description:
William McKinley sits on the porch of a house labeled "Presidential Hopes," flying a banner that states "The Foreigner Pays the Tax," built on stilts on a sandy beach. Below, a rising tide labeled "Business Revival" has washed away the house and McKinley runs for safety. Caption: He built his house on a sand-heap, and the rising tide is making short work of it.
Subject:
Economic policy, Tariff, Commerce, Political parties--Platforms, Seas, Beaches, 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=o289201
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