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A promising chicken

Author:
Dalrymple, Louis, 1866-1905
Date:
1897-04-21
Description:
A small chick labeled "Prosperity" has emerged from a large egg labeled "Easter 1897." A rooster labeled "Rep. Party" is crowing in the background and a hen with the head of President McKinley is strutting on the right. Caption: It is pretty small yet - but it is bound to grow.
Subject:
Easter, Eggs, Chickens, Wealth, 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=o289213
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