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Title
John Roach's little miscalculation
Type
Still Image
Subject
Whitney, William C. (William Collins), 1841-1904.
Blaine, James Gillespie, 1830-1893.
Roach, John, 1813-1887.
United States. Navy.
Corruption--1880-1890.
Political patronage--1880-1890.
Boat & ship industry--1880-1890.
Crying--1880-1890.
Genre Form
print
graphic
graphic
Periodical illustrations--1880-1890.
Magazine covers--1880-1890.
Cartoons (Commentary)--1880-1890.
Chromolithographs--Color--1880-1890.
Language
English
Identified By
Lccn: 2011661447
Color Content
multicolored
Summary
Illustration shows Secretary of the Navy, William C. Whitney, handing a boat labeled "Dolphin" to James G. Blaine who shies away, refusing to accept it; in the background, John Roach, a contractor, who built the ship "Dolphin", is crying because the Cleveland administration has voided his contract.
Authorized Access Point
Keppler, Joseph Ferdinand, 1838-1894, John Roach's little miscalculation