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Coroner Harrison is a little too previous

Author:
Dalrymple, Louis, 1866-1905
Date:
1893-09-06
Description:
Uncle Sam reclines in a chair with his feet resting on a foot stool. On a table next to him are medications labeled "Tariff Reform Tonic" and "Repeal of Sherman Silver Law Elixir." Benjamin Harrison stands at center holding a large "Certificate of Death - Died of Democratic Rule." He is attended by several men with their mourning hats, including Thomas C. Platt, Charles A. Boutelle, Whitelaw Reid, George F. Hoar, and Thomas B. Reed. They have come to pay their last respects.
Subject:
Uncle Sam (Symbolic character), Diseases, Care of the sick, Democracy, Public officers, Grief, Mourning customs, Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ), Harrison, Benjamin, 1833-1901, Platt, Thomas Collier, 1833-1910, Boutelle, Charles A. (Charles Addison), 1839-1901, Reid, Whitelaw, 1837-1912, Hoar, George Frisbie, 1826-1904, Reed, Thomas B. (Thomas Brackett), 1839-1902
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=o289271
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