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Title
The French exposition of 1899
Type
Still Image
Subject
Zurlinden, Emile Auguste, 1837-1929
Esterhazy, Ferdinand Walsin, 1847-1923.
Dreyfus, Alfred, 1859-1935.
Uncle Sam (Symbolic character)--1890-1900.
John Bull (Symbolic character)--1890-1900.
Exhibitions--1890-1900.
Stocks (Punishment)--1890-1900.
Military officers--French--1890-1900.
Corruption--1890-1900.
Treason--France--1890-1900.
Spectators--1890-1900.
Genre Form
print
graphic
graphic
Periodical illustrations--1890-1900.
Cartoons (Commentary)--1890-1900.
Chromolithographs--Color--1890-1900.
Language
English
Identified By
Lccn: 2012647374
Color Content
multicolored
Summary
Print shows Uncle Sam, John Bull, and a crowd of spectators looking at seven French military officers standing and sitting in stocks, they are labeled "Zurlinden, Du Paty de Clam, Gonse, Roget, Mercier, Boisdeffre, [and] Esterhazy"; these officers were responsible for the conviction, and re-conviction, of Alfred Dreyfus for the charge of treason (he was ultimately exonerated).
Authorized Access Point
Pughe, J. S. (John S.), 1870-1909, French exposition of 1899