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Title
The bugaboo of congress
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: 2011661818
Color Content
multicolored
Summary
Illustration shows a large ape labeled "Irish Vote" sitting on a large ballot box, holding a shillelagh, and being pumped-up by a bellows labeled "Demagogery" manipulated by Jeremiah O'Donovan Rossa and others, behind them stands James G. Blaine with a copy of "Irish World" in his pocket, and kneeling nearby is John Kelly. A crowd of congressmen are supplicating themselves to the "Irish Vote", among them are John Sherman, John A. Logan, and George F. Edmunds.
Authorized Access Point
Gillam, Bernhard, 1856-1896, bugaboo of congress