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Title
History repeats itself History repeats itself
Type
Still Image
Genre Form
print
graphic
graphic
Periodical illustrations--1890-1900.
Cartoons (Commentary)--1890-1900.
Chromolithographs--Color--1890-1900.
Language
English
Identified By
Lccn: 2012648484
Color Content
multicolored
Summary
Print shows, at center, William Jennings Bryan labeled "16 to 1", standing on a platform "Built by Popo. Platform Silver Syndicate", holding up a paper that states "'We Denounce Arbitrary Interference by Federal Authorities, in Local Affairs, as a Violation of the Constitution', etc., W.J. Bryan"; on the right, labeled "1861", Jefferson Davis holding a paper that states "'We Denounce Arbitrary Interference by Federal Authorities, in Local Affairs, as a Violation of the Constitution', etc., Jeff. Davis", confronts Abraham Lincoln who is holding a copy of the "Constitution of U.S.", the bombing of "Fort Sumter" is taking place behind them, and on the left, labeled "1896" Benjamin R. Tillman, John P. Altgeld, Eugene V. Debs, and John P. Jones are standing on a torn American flag labeled "National Honor" and raising a new flag labeled "Dis-Order and Mis-Rule".
Authorized Access Point
Dalrymple, Louis, 1866-1905, History repeats itself