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Title
The monopolists' may-pole
Type
Still Image
Genre Form
print
graphic
graphic
Periodical illustrations--1880-1890.
Cartoons (Commentary)--1880-1890.
Chromolithographs--Color--1880-1890.
Language
English
Identified By
Lccn: 2011661442
Color Content
multicolored
Summary
Illustration shows several wealthy men, "Gould, W.K. Vanderbilt, W.H. Vanderbilt, Sage, Cornell, [and] Cornelius Vanderbilt", some dressed as women, holding ticker tape and dancing around a may pole; Cyrus W. Field, dressed as a woman, sits on a safe next to the pole, sitting on a bench to the left are Chauncey M. Depew playing cymbols labeled "Monopolist Music" and Whitelaw Reid playing a horn labeled "Tribune", behind them is William M. Evarts looking out a window in a building labeled "Millionaires Snug Harbor", and in the background is a "Monopoly Mill" labeled "Stocks" and "U.S. Bonds"; lambs gambol nearby. Includes verse.
Authorized Access Point
Opper, Frederick Burr, 1857-1937, monopolists' may-pole