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Title
Helping the rascals in - a burglarious scheme that may be suddenly spoiled
Type
Still Image
Subject
Blaine, James Gillespie, 1830-1893.
Butler, Benjamin F. (Benjamin Franklin), 1818-1893.
Dana, Charles A. (Charles Anderson), 1819-1897.
White House (Washington, D.C.)
Robberies--1880-1890.
Criminals--1880-1890.
Presidential elections--1880-1890.
Genre Form
print
graphic
graphic
Periodical illustrations--1880-1890.
Cartoons (Commentary)--1880-1890.
Chromolithographs--Color--1880-1890.
Language
English
Identified By
Lccn: 2011661838
Color Content
multicolored
Summary
Illustration shows James G. Blaine wearing a top hat with three plumes, a sack labeled "For the Plunder" hanging from his neck, and a paper tied at his waist that states "20 Years on the Make", attempting to break-into the "White House" through an open window; he is being supported from below by Benjamin F. Butler who is sitting on the back of Charles A. Dana who is holding "The Sun" newspaper dated "June 16, 1884" on which is written "Turn the Rascals Out!" Puck's figure for the Independent Party has just come around the corner carrying a stick labeled "Independent Vote".
Authorized Access Point
Keppler, Joseph Ferdinand, 1838-1894, Helping the rascals in - a burglarious scheme that may be suddenly spoiled