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Topic: imperialism

1804
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The (Indians) Interior Department coming to its senses ; We are strong in conceit / Th. Nast.

The (Indians) Interior Department coming to its senses ; We are strong...

Two cartoons, the left image showing Secretary Schurz saying to Indians, "Wilful waste makes woful [sic] want." The right image showing an "iron-clad" and fort made of playing cards surrounded by text: "We are ... more

History repeats itself / J. Keppler.

History repeats itself / J. Keppler.

Illustration shows Julius Caesar or a Roman centurion, in the background, tumbling off a pillar of stones labeled "Rome, Etruria, Britain, Asia, [and] Africa", and in the middle distance, on a bit of land label... more

["My boys!"]

["My boys!"]

A lion stands on a hilltop viewing advancing colonial troops, bearing the banners of Canada and Australia, depicted as uniformed lion cubs.

Some time in the future / Dalrymple.

Some time in the future / Dalrymple.

Print shows Uncle Sam comforting a crying female figure labeled "Cuba", as two men with broken swords labeled "Insurgent" and "Spaniard" take a break from fighting.

He has come to stay! / Keppler.

He has come to stay! / Keppler.

Print shows John Bull reclining on luggage labeled "J.B." and boxes of "War Supplies" and "Commissary Supplies" at the "Hotel Egypt" where an Egyptian man is hanging a notice that states "No More Accommodations... more

Greedy Johnnie / J.S. Pughe.

Greedy Johnnie / J.S. Pughe.

Print shows John Bull standing in the foreground with his arms full of foods and toys labeled "Gibraltar, Ceylon, Bermudas, British India, Canada, [and] Australia" and at his feet are items he has dropped, frui... more

Patient waiters are no losers / Dalrymple.

Patient waiters are no losers / Dalrymple.

Print shows Uncle Sam wearing a sombrero, standing beneath an apple tree where the apples are labeled "Hawaii, Canada, Cuba, [and] Central America", with a large basket to catch the apples when they fall; apple... more

Likely to happen under the coming administration / J.S. Pughe.

Likely to happen under the coming administration / J.S. Pughe.

Print shows Sanford B. Dole, President of the Republic of Hawaii, conducting a land auction, selling property that he probably does not own, and contributing to the Americanization of Hawaii.

Uncle Sam's picnic / Dalrymple.

Uncle Sam's picnic / Dalrymple.

Print shows Uncle Sam helping four little girls labeled "Philippines, Ladrones, Porto Rico, [and] Cuba" onto a wagon filled with many other young children, including "Hawaii"; two horses harnessed to the wagon ... more

For once, science and religion agree / Keppler.

For once, science and religion agree / Keppler.

Print shows Chauncey M. Depew and Robert G. Ingersoll, each in the arms of the other, pointing to quotations attributed to them that justify American imperialist activities in the Philippines through the introd... more

Anything for a scandal / J.S. Pughe.

Anything for a scandal / J.S. Pughe.

Print shows President William McKinley standing at the edge of a mudhole labeled "Slander" and "Abuse", his right hand raised to a "stop" gesture, and he holds a mud-splattered American flag in his left hand. T... more

"Save me from my friends!" / Dalrymple.

"Save me from my friends!" / Dalrymple.

Print shows Uncle Sam wearing a sword and using the American flag to shield a woman labeled "Cuba Libre" from three men wearing hats labeled "Insurgent Leader"; they are standing on soil labeled "Cuba" and show... more

Commerce vs. conquest / Dalrymple.

Commerce vs. conquest / Dalrymple.

Print shows John Bull labeled "England" holding a ship labeled "Trade", with Uncle Sam, also holding a ship labeled "Trade", behind him, as they stand before the Chinese Emperor who is frightened by William II ... more

An interruption / Dalrymple.

An interruption / Dalrymple.

Print shows the British Lion standing on a "Map of China" showing a large Chinese man's face; the Russian Bear holding a compass and an eagle holding scissors labeled Germany are standing at the edge of the map... more

An unforeseen emergency / Keppler.

An unforeseen emergency / Keppler.

Print shows the Emperor of China sitting on a throne talking with a wise minister, seeking the advice of Confucius, as foreign ships, from England, Germany, Japan, France, and other countries, approach in the background.

His contribution to the Christmas gayety / Keppler.

His contribution to the Christmas gayety / Keppler.

Print shows President McKinley with an enormous white elephant labeled "Philippines" wearing an eye patch labeled "Aguinaldoism" behind him, speaking to the 55th Congress; many of the congressmen react with fea... more

In a hole; - and no "issue" / J.S.P.

In a hole; - and no "issue" / J.S.P.

Print shows William Jennings Bryan as the Democratic Donkey with the bit end of a bridle in his mouth, trying to climb out of a hole constructed of blocks labeled "Aguinaldoism, Anti-Trust, Anti-Imperialism, Fr... more

The duty of great nations / Keppler.

The duty of great nations / Keppler.

Print shows John Bull attempting to reassure Uncle Sam that the storm clouds labeled "Philippine Complications" blowing in from the right will soon pass; he gestures toward a monument labeled "Civilization" car... more

Ready for business / J.S. Pughe.

Ready for business / J.S. Pughe.

Print shows a scene in a courtroom with a Chinese man labeled "Chinese Question" sitting in a chair in front of three men identified as "France", "Germany" (William II), and "Russia". "Judge" John Bull is stand... more

The bugaboo of the anti-expansionist / Keppler.

The bugaboo of the anti-expansionist / Keppler.

Print shows President William McKinley riding on an elephant driven by Marcus A. Hanna and carrying Russell A. Alger, Nelson Dingley, William R. Day, and William T. Sampson. A second elephant follows, and a gro... more

"Through peace to happiness" / Keppler.

"Through peace to happiness" / Keppler.

Print shows William McKinley as a circus ringmaster trying to coax a defiant Emilio Aguinaldo to jump through a hoop labeled "Peace"; standing in the background are three figures labeled "Cuba, Porto Rico, [and] Hawaii".

Smashed! / Dalrymple.

Smashed! / Dalrymple.

Print shows a large gloved fist with an American flag on it crashing down on Emilio Aguinaldo riding on a rocking horse labeled "Dictatorship" next to a large sword labeled "Aguinaldo" on the "Philippines".

The dream of the anti-expansionist / Keppler.

The dream of the anti-expansionist / Keppler.

Print shows the dream of an "Anti-Expansionist" where Admiral George Dewey, General Elwell S. Otis, a sailor, and a soldier come ashore in the Philippines to offer their weapons and the American flag in surrend... more

Bryan's progress / Dalrymple.

Bryan's progress / Dalrymple.

Print shows William Jennings Bryan wearing a plumed hat labeled "1900" and riding on a rocking horse labeled "Presidential Aspirations", leading a small army, among whom are William J. Stone, James K. Stone, Ja... more

The modern Cassandra / Keppler.

The modern Cassandra / Keppler.

Print shows George F. Hoar as a modern-day Cassandra prophesizing doom, which evokes the laughter of President William McKinley, William R. Day, William T. Sampson, and Wesley Merritt.

A thing well begun is half done / Victor Gillam.

A thing well begun is half done / Victor Gillam.

Illustration shows President McKinley straddling the "Gulf of Mexico" with one foot on the United States and the other on Mexico or Central America, rolling up his sleeves to resume work on the "Proposed Nicara... more

Our Christmas tree / Keppler.

Our Christmas tree / Keppler.

Print shows Uncle Sam and Columbia taking Christmas presents off a Christmas tree and distributing them to Native children labeled "Hawaii, Samoa, Puerto Rico, Cuba, [and] Philippine".

"Busted!" / J.S. Pughe.

"Busted!" / J.S. Pughe.

Print shows William Jennings Bryan carrying a "Cross of Gold", a "Crown of Thorns", and a carpetbag labeled "W.J.B. Speeches" as he walks along railroad tracks headed in the opposite direction of Washington, D.... more

"Who will haul it down?" / Dalrymple.

"Who will haul it down?" / Dalrymple.

Print shows President William McKinley standing on a road leading to the White House at the end of the road, in the background; he is delivering a speech, with a group of newspaper editors and congressmen, to t... more

The distracted hen / J.S. Pughe.

The distracted hen / J.S. Pughe.

Illustration showing Thomas C. Platt as a chicken labeled "Republican Party" cackling at a duck labeled "Expansion" swimming in a pond labeled "Free Trade."

Take your choice--Do you want a man who, having raised the stars and stripes on our new possessions, ... or a man who will cut down "Old Glory" ...? / Victor Gillam ; Sackett & Wilhelms Litho. & Ptg. Co., New York.

Take your choice--Do you want a man who, having raised the stars and s...

William McKinley raising U.S. flag in the Philippines, and William Jennings Bryan chopping it down, with U.S. flags flying over Puerto Rico and Cuba, as Uncle Sam and another man watch from U.S. soil.

Another explosion at hand / Keppler.

Another explosion at hand / Keppler.

Illustration shows William Jennings Bryan, using the hot-air from his "speeches", to inflate a large balloon labeled "Imperialism", of President McKinley dressed as the "Emperor of USA", holding a sceptor in on... more

It won't take / J.S. Pughe.

It won't take / J.S. Pughe.

Illustration shows William Jennings Bryan holding a large bellows labeled "Bryanism", which he is using to fan the flames of a small campfire labeled "Imperialism." On the left side of the fire is Carl Schurz a... more

The spider and the three silly flies / J.S. Pughe.

The spider and the three silly flies / J.S. Pughe.

Illustration shows William Jennings Bryan as a large spider labeled "Free Silver" with three flies labeled "White, Schurz, [and] Godkin" caught in his web labeled "16 to 1," "Anti-expansion," "Chicago Platform"... more

Too much for him! / J.S. Pughe.

Too much for him! / J.S. Pughe.

Illustration showing John Bull shoveling British soldiers into the "British Empire Shute" which ends on the shoulders of a man sitting on a rock, with a rifle across his lap, on soil labeled "Dutch Republic"; o... more

The Aguinaldo guard / J.S. Pughe.

The Aguinaldo guard / J.S. Pughe.

Illustration shows William Jennings Bryan standing in the stirrups of his mount, a donkey labeled "Democracy", directing the honor guard led by Adlai Stevenson, and including Henry R. Towne, Joseph Pulitzer, an... more

Declined with thanks / J.S. Pughe.

Declined with thanks / J.S. Pughe.

Cartoon showing Uncle Sam as a large, fat man, anti-expansionists saying, "Here, take a dose of this anti-fat and get thin again!" Uncle Sam replies, "No, Sonny! I never did take any of that stuff, and I'm too... more

If they'll only be good / Ehrhart.

If they'll only be good / Ehrhart.

Illustration shows Uncle Sam standing at center, gesturing to the left toward American soldiers boarding ships to return to America after defeating the Spanish in the Philippines, and gesturing to the right tow... more

"Halt!" / Louis Dalrymple.

"Halt!" / Louis Dalrymple.

Illustration shows William Jennings Bryan attempting to tear down American flags in Cuba and the Philippines; the spirit of General Henry Ware Lawton, who was killed in the Philippines, orders Bryan to "Halt!" ... more

A hint from history / Keppler.

A hint from history / Keppler.

Illustration shows Wilhelm II, Emperor of Germany, sitting in a throne, sword across his lap, reading by candlelight papers on his desk, labeled "Plans for German colonization in South America"; the ghost of Ma... more

Another explosion at hand / Keppler ; J. Ottmann Lith. Co., Puck Bldg., N.Y.

Another explosion at hand / Keppler ; J. Ottmann Lith. Co., Puck Bldg....

William Jennings Bryan using pipe, "speeches", to blow up William McKinley as balloon, "imperialism."

Columbia's Easter bonnet / Ehrhart after a sketch by Dalrymple.

Columbia's Easter bonnet / Ehrhart after a sketch by Dalrymple.

Illustration shows Columbia adjusting her bonnet, which is a battleship labeled "World Power" with two guns labeled "Army" and "Navy"; it is spewing thick black smoke labeled "Expansion." She is inserting a tin... more

The dog in the manger / J.S. Pughe.

The dog in the manger / J.S. Pughe.

Illustration shows a bulldog labeled "Jingoism" standing in a ditch labeled "Nicaragua Canal" confronting animals representing European countries, the British Lion holding a pick labeled "England," a boar label... more

A case of learned ignorance - why can't he trust his naked eyes? / Keppler.

A case of learned ignorance - why can't he trust his naked eyes? / Kep...

Illustration shows Yale professor and university president Arthur T. Hadley looking through a huge magnifying glass trained on a laborer labeled "Trust Employee"; however, what Hadley sees through the lense is ... more

July 4th 1901 / K.

July 4th 1901 / K.

Illustration shows 4th of July fireworks spelling out the word "Freedom" above an eagle forming the great seal of the United States hovering over a bird nest with four chicks labeled "Philippines, Cuba, Hawaii,... more

His foresight / J.S. Pughe.

His foresight / J.S. Pughe.

Illustration shows Uncle Sam as a large rooster standing among several small free-ranging chicks labeled "Argentine Republic, Guatemala, Brazil, Colombia, Chile, Bolivia, Venezuela, Ecuador, Honduras, Nicaragua... more

Last stand of the anti-imperialist / Keppler.

Last stand of the anti-imperialist / Keppler.

Illustration shows anti-imperialists George F. Hoar, Carl Schurz, Edward Atkinson, Charles Francis Adams, Jr., and Andrew Carnegie drowning in "Quicksand of Public Opinion" with the U.S. Capitol building in the... more

From the Cape to Cairo / Keppler.

From the Cape to Cairo / Keppler.

Illustration shows Britannia carrying a large white flag labeled "Civilization" with British soldiers and colonists behind her, advancing on a horde of natives, one carrying a flag labeled "Barbarism".

"Wireless telegraphy" / J.S. Pughe.

"Wireless telegraphy" / J.S. Pughe.

Illustration shows George F. Hoar sitting on the U.S. Capitol dome using a telegraph to send a "wireless" message "Keep it up! We are with you!" across a body of water to the insurgent forces fighting against A... more

Cuba's choice / Keppler.

Cuba's choice / Keppler.

Illustration shows a young woman wearing a hat labeled "Cuba", standing, with her arms crossed, trying to decide which of three paths to choose; the first path, labeled "Reciprocity" leads to an angry "Beet Sug... more

After the fight / J.S. Pughe.

After the fight / J.S. Pughe.

Illustration shows a bruised John Bull offering a "Tonic" of "Financial Help" and "Liberal Treatment" to an injured and battered Paul Kruger, President of the South African Republic, following the end of the f... more

Viewed from Elysium / Keppler.

Viewed from Elysium / Keppler.

Illustration shows Thomas Jefferson, laughing, sitting on a bench, holding papers that state "Dem. Doctrine, 1901 'We oppose, with Jefferson, the conspiracy of National Expansion'" and "New York State platform ... more

The shade of Jefferson protests / J.S. Pughe.

The shade of Jefferson protests / J.S. Pughe.

Illustration shows David B. Hill standing on a platform, speaking to an unseen audience; he holds a paper that states "Jefferson! Jeffersonianism!! Jeffersonian Simplicity!!!" The ghost of Thomas Jefferson is t... more

The flag must "stay put" / J.S. Pughe.

The flag must "stay put" / J.S. Pughe.

Illustration shows George F. Hoar, Carl Schurz, David B. Hill, and former Massachusetts Governor George S. Boutwell, anti-expansionists, placing their "Anti-Expansion Speech" at the feet of a huge American sold... more

St. Louis's object lesson to anti-expansionists / Keppler.

St. Louis's object lesson to anti-expansionists / Keppler.

Illustration shows a statue of Thomas Jefferson labeled "Thomas Jefferson The Father of Expansion" at the Louisiana Purchase Exposition in Saint Louis, Missouri, with Puck directing the attention of George F. H... more

"I rather like that imported affair" / Grant Hamilton.

"I rather like that imported affair" / Grant Hamilton.

Illustration shows President Theodore Roosevelt wearing his Rough Rider uniform and looking at the style of hats worn by past presidents U.S. Grant, Abraham Lincoln, and George Washington, but the hat he likes ... more

The last straw / Keppler.

The last straw / Keppler.

Illustration shows the Republican elephant collapsing under the weight of Republican and/or Roosevelt policies, such as a large crown labeled "Imperialism", a "Big Stick", a basket labeled "Odellism", a mail po... more

His 128th birthday / Keppler.

His 128th birthday / Keppler.

Illustration shows an eagle standing on the "U.S.A." portion of a globe with its wings extending from "Porto Rico" and "Panama" on the right to the "Philippines" on the left.

The new boy, January 1, 1905 / Frank A. Nankivell.

The new boy, January 1, 1905 / Frank A. Nankivell.

Illustration shows a young boy in uniform and cap labeled "1905" sweeping an office clean of many papers labeled "Yellow Peril 1904, Broken Resolutions, Dave Hill 'I was a Democrat' 1904, [and] St. Louis Graft ... more

The sleeping sickness / Gordon Ross.

The sleeping sickness / Gordon Ross.

Illustration shows a large African man sitting, leaning against a tree, asleep; several European countries are staking claims to portions of Africa, planting flags labeled "England, Portugal, Belgium, Turkey, I... more

Dusting off the throne

Dusting off the throne

Government officials "Erzberger," "Sheidemann," (Philipp Scheidemann), and "Bernstorff" dusting throne with skeletons under words, "The imperial German government."

Der schlecht genähte Rock

Der schlecht genähte Rock

Cartoon shows John Bull from behind standing at a table with right fist raised and left hand pointing to a document with Russian text; he is wearing a well worn (and torn) top coat with tails pinned to the back... more

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