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The extermination of Tammany with a straight Republican ticket

Author:
Opper, Frederick Burr, 1857-1937
Date:
1894-06-27
Description:
A tableau painting, with Whitelaw Reid subduing the Tammany Tiger with a broken knife labeled "Straight Rep. Ticket," is being displayed on a stage. Thomas C. Platt, standing on the left, is admiring the painting. Caption: Platt's "living picture" - an awful fake.
Subject:
Tableaux, Tigers, Painting, Elections, Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ), Tammany Hall, Platt, Thomas Collier, 1833-1910, Reid, Whitelaw, 1837-1912
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=o289561
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