'Forbidding the Banns' cartoon   Save
'Forbidding the Banns' cartoon
Description: Political cartoon from "Puck Magazine" featuring James A. Garfield as a bride marrying Uncle Sam. The caption reads, "Forbidding the Banns. The Bride (Garfield):- `But it was such a little one!'" A man labelled "Democratic N.C." (National Convention) is rushing to the altar with an infant labelled "Credit Mobilier." View on Ohio Memory.
Image ID: OVS_0566
Subjects: Ohio Government; Presidents and Politics; Garfield, James A. (James Abram), 1831-1881; Political primaries; Presidential elections--United States--1880; Crédit Mobilier scandal; Political cartoons
Places: Columbus (Ohio); Franklin County (Ohio);