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A critical situation

Author:
Pughe, J. S. (John S.), 1870-1909
Date:
1895-01-30
Description:
Uncle Sam is taking a large frog out of a fish tank labeled "U.S. Treasury" before it eats all the goldfish. Caption: Uncle Sam - I'll have to kill this here Greenback Frog; or, by Jingo! he'll swallow up all my Gold Fish!
Subject:
Uncle Sam (Symbolic character), Gold standard, Frogs, Fishes, United States. Department of the Treasury
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=o289343
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