'Tail End of the Republican Presidential Procession' cartoon   Save
'Tail End of the Republican Presidential Procession' cartoon
Description: "The Tail End of the Republican Presidential Procession" cartoon depicting Benjamin Harrison, drawn by Frederick Opper and published in Puck Magazine, August 22, 1888. The cartoon shows Harrison parading as "The Greatest Living Statesman," and carrying "Free whiskey for the promotion of Temperance and morality." Puck was America's first successful humor magazine of colorful cartoons, caricatures and political satire of the issues of the day. It was published from 1871 until 1918. View on Ohio Memory.
Image ID: AL04091
Subjects: Presidents--Election; Ohio History--Presidents and Politics; Cartoonists; Harrison, Benjamin, 1833-1901
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