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A Charm for a Democracy, Reviewed, Analysed, & Destroyed Jan 1 1799 to the Confusion of its Affiliated Friends

A Charm for a Democracy, Reviewed, Analysed, & Destroyed Jan 1 1799 to...

Henri Merke (Swiss, Niederweningen, canton Zürich ca. 1760–after 1820)

Mike Walsh. The people's champion and leader of the yound or progressive democracy, nominated by the Democratic Party in Tammany Hall and elected to the New York legislature in Nov. 1846 / J. Penniman, 1847 ; lith. of G. Snyder 122 Fulton St. N.Y.

Mike Walsh. The people's champion and leader of the yound or progressi...

Print shows Mike Walsh, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slightly right. Includes text listing "a few of the peculiar doctrines of which he is the father and chosen advocate"; also, a facsimile signature.

Harmony in the wigwam! Democracy of the right brand-y

Harmony in the wigwam! Democracy of the right brand-y

A comic scene ridiculing the Tammany Democrats of New York City. Tammany headquarters, known as the "Wigwam," here erupts in a drunken fracas over the Democratic platform for the presidential race of 1852. The ... more

Democratic ticket. Democracy!! Bryant. Pearson. For collector, John Y. Bryant for register, P. M. Pearson. To the Democratic voters of Washington City ... Signed by the Committee. [Washington, D. C.] June 3rd, 1853.

Democratic ticket. Democracy!! Bryant. Pearson. For collector, John Y....

Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 201, Folder 15.

The democrats of Portland, will dedicate the New City Hall, to true democracy this Friday evening ... September 9, 1859. From Tucker's Caloric Printing Establishment.

The democrats of Portland, will dedicate the New City Hall, to true de...

Portland, Maine. City Hall. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 27, Folder 15.

Spot him! "Rev." Henry Clay Dean, of Iowa, who was present at the Chicago Convention in 1864, at which McClellan was nominated at the Copperhead candidate for President, is now addressing the Pierce-Davis-Sinclair & Co. democracy in this state .

Spot him! "Rev." Henry Clay Dean, of Iowa, who was present at the Chic...

Dean, Henry Clay. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 94, Folder 21.

Read this! Let the following extract from a patriotic letter by Gen. Hovey and his Indiana Colonels stationed at Helena, Ark., to the democracy of Indiana, sink deep into the heart of every lover of his country. "In this dark hour of our country

Read this! Let the following extract from a patriotic letter by Gen. H...

Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 19, Folder 6.

Dan'l O'Connell ---on--- democracy! ... Irishmen and workingmen! Give your votes in behalf of freedom and not in behalf of slavery'. A Democratic workingman. New York, Oct. 13th, 1863.

Dan'l O'Connell ---on--- democracy! ... Irishmen and workingmen! Give ...

Civil war - Draft riots. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 124, Folder 30d.

Heads of the democracy

Heads of the democracy

Purchase; Old Print Shop; 1985; (DLC/PP-1985:492). Unprocessed in PR 13 CN 1985:492.

Democracy. 1832. 1864.

Democracy. 1832. 1864.

Two scenes contrast Democratic presidential candidate of 1832 Andrew Jackson and 1864 George B. McClellan. McClellan is portrayed as weak and conciliatory toward the South, whereas his earlier counterpart's st... more

To the united democracy. Seymour, Blair and victory!

To the united democracy. Seymour, Blair and victory!

An illustrated cover, dedicated "To The United Democracy," contains three Democratic campaign songs--"Seymour Schottisch," "Blair's Polka," and a "Tammany Grand March." Roundel bust portraits of Horatio Seymour... more

Grand demonstration of the democracy in New York City, October 5, 1868

Grand demonstration of the democracy in New York City, October 5, 1868

Soldiers and other men of the Democratic Party demonstrating, banner reading "reduce taxation before taxation reduces us." Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 12, 1868 Oct. 24, p. 676.

The Ku-Klux organization ... Ku-Kluxism and democracy. The Ku-Klux reign of terror. [n. p. 1872].

The Ku-Klux organization ... Ku-Kluxism and democracy. The Ku-Klux rei...

Reprint of three newspaper editorials. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 237, Folder 7.

Poetic justice

Poetic justice

No accession number. This catalog record contains preliminary or unverified data from a project done in BRS software, ca. 1985. mm / 860224.

Democracy's opportunity / J. Keppler.

Democracy's opportunity / J. Keppler.

Print shows a man labeled "Republican War Record" standing in a pond labeled "Republican Corruption Water", yelling to an Irishman wearing a hat labeled "Democracy", gathering up the Republican's clothing label... more

The Congressional Districts of South Carolina as "Gerrymandered" by the Democracy in 1882.

The Congressional Districts of South Carolina as "Gerrymandered" by th...

Districts indexed by color. Mounted on cloth. Includes note. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

The irrepressible log / Gillam.

The irrepressible log / Gillam.

Print shows a bear labeled "N.Y. Democracy" climbing a tree labeled "New York" and "N.Y. State Patronage Hive" to get at the honey, however a block of wood labeled "Tammany Kelly" suspended by a rope labeled "6... more

Incorrigible / Gillam.

Incorrigible / Gillam.

Illustration shows Benjamin F. Butler as Topsy from Uncle Tom's Cabin, standing in front of an old woman labeled "Dem." who is holding a switch labeled "Discipline" behind her back. In the background, on the fl... more

Rip Van Winkle's return / Gillam.

Rip Van Winkle's return / Gillam.

Illustration shows a scene outside a building labeled "Washington Inn" with an image of the U.S. Capitol on the sign; a large group of Republican legislators, politicians, and others are laughing at an old man ... more

The transfusion of blood - may the operation prove a success! / J. Keppler.

The transfusion of blood - may the operation prove a success! / J. Kep...

Illustration shows Puck standing next to the symbolic figure labeled "Independent" who is undergoing a blood transfusion with an old man labeled "Democracy" sitting in a chair; among the men depicted observing ... more

Democracy's disastrous egg-dance / J. Keppler.

Democracy's disastrous egg-dance / J. Keppler.

Illustration shows a woman labeled "Democracy" wearing a blindfold labeled "Stupidity" being pushed by Samuel J. Randall toward a chair labeled "Presidenti[al] Chair", with several eggs in the way on the ground... more

Democracy's game of blind man's buff i.e bluff

Democracy's game of blind man's buff i.e bluff

No accession number. Published in: Washington post. This catalog record contains preliminary or unverified data from a project done in BRS software, ca. 1985. mm / 860224.

Coroner Harrison is a little too previous / Dalrymple.

Coroner Harrison is a little too previous / Dalrymple.

Print shows Uncle Sam reclining in a chair with his feet resting on a foot stool, on a table next to him are medications labeled "Tariff Reform Tonic" and "Repeal of Sherman Silver Law Elixir", on the floor nex... more

Childlike and -- Bland

Childlike and -- Bland

No accession number. This catalog record contains preliminary or unverified data from a project done in BRS software, ca. 1985. mm / 860224.

A X-mas dream

A X-mas dream

No accession number. Published in: Washington post. This catalog record contains preliminary or unverified data from a project done in BRS software, ca. 1985. mm / 860224.

Don't jump! / F.M. Hutchins.

Don't jump! / F.M. Hutchins.

Print shows a hand labeled "Fifty-Third Congress" holding a frying pan labeled "Democracy" in which is a man labeled "Democrat", over an open fire labeled "Republicanism, which is consuming logs labeled "Extrav... more

Don't!! / Dalrymple.

Don't!! / Dalrymple.

Print shows a man, possibly Joseph Pulitzer, dressed as a jester holding papers labeled "Income Tax Law", which he is pointing to with his right hand, standing before a woman labeled "Democracy" who is sitting ... more

map from "The Book of Erin, or, Ireland's story told to the new democracy. [With a map.]"

map from "The Book of Erin, or, Ireland's story told to the new democr...

This image has been taken from scan 000006 from "The Book of Erin, or, Ireland's story told to the new democracy. [With a map.]". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created... more

The sea-serpent comes ashore

The sea-serpent comes ashore

No accession number. Published in: Washington post. This catalog record contains preliminary or unverified data from a project done in BRS software, ca. 1985. mm / 860224.

Democracy's leap-year party

Democracy's leap-year party

No accession number. Published in: Washington post. This catalog record contains preliminary or unverified data from a project done in BRS software, ca. 1985. mm / 860224.

True democracy is safe! / C.J. Taylor.

True democracy is safe! / C.J. Taylor.

Print shows a man identified as a "Sound Money Democrat" holding up a campaign banner that states "For President - For Vice President Palmer and Buckner.

A pitiful spectacle

A pitiful spectacle

No accession number. Published in: Washington post. This catalog record contains preliminary or unverified data from a project done in BRS software, ca. 1985. mm / 860224.

Rainsford is right - the rich must be regulated / C.J.T.

Rainsford is right - the rich must be regulated / C.J.T.

Print shows a democratic approach to the mingling of social classes with vignettes showing the rich buying their clothes from "honest merchants" regardless how poorly they will fit, eating at "plain oyster-hous... more

Democracy's plight / J.S. Pughe.

Democracy's plight / J.S. Pughe.

Print shows William Jennings Bryan, John P. Jones, and Arthur P. Gorman mesmerized by a large menacing genie carrying a sword labeled "Free Silver" that has emerged from an oversized urn; George G. Vest has his... more

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This untitled illustration by cartoonist Clifford Berryman, which appeared in the Washington Post on April 29, 1900, depicts George Dewey's announcement to run for the Democratic Presidential nomination. This a... more

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This untitled illustration by cartoonist Clifford Berryman, which appeared in the Washington Post on June 2, 1901, depicts one of the criticisms of William Jennings Bryan. Viewed by many as a populist posing as... more

Good Eggs to Roll

Good Eggs to Roll

This illustration entitled, "Good Eggs to Roll", by cartoonist Clifford Berryman, which appeared in the Washington Post on March 31, 1902, depicts Miss Democracy pondering which Democratic egg to roll next to R... more

"Cleveland is a millstone around the Democracy's neck."- W.J. Bryan

"Cleveland is a millstone around the Democracy's neck."- W.J. Bryan

This illustration entitled, "Cleveland is a Millstone Around the Democracy's Neck", by cartoonist Clifford Berryman, which appeared in the Washington Post on July 26, 1903, depicts former President Grover Cleve... more

But you can't make him drink / Keppler.

But you can't make him drink / Keppler.

Illustration shows William Jennings Bryan, his hat falling to the ground and with one foot braced against a water trough, trying to pull a donkey labeled "Democracy" to the trough where the water is labeled "Br... more

Democracy to Date

Democracy to Date

Berryman Political Cartoon Collection

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This untitled illustration by cartoonist Clifford Berryman, which appeared in the Washington Post on June 26, 1904, shows Miss Democracy standing ready to shed some of the Democratic platform ideas of populism ... more

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Berryman Political Cartoon Collection

"The rape of Lucrece" Keppler

"The rape of Lucrece" Keppler

Illustration shows William Randolph Hearst as "Tarquinius Hearst" carrying a stick labeled "Yellow Journalism", sneaking into the "New York State Democracy". Title from item. Illus. in: Puck, v. 60, no. 1538 (1... more

I will not long remain without democracy!

I will not long remain without democracy!

Berryman Political Cartoon Collection

Miss Democracy: "He'll run better without it."

Miss Democracy: "He'll run better without it."

This illustration entitled, Miss Democracy: "He'll Run Better Without It", by cartoonist Clifford Berryman, which appeared in the Washington Post on November 16, 1906, depicts Miss Democracy trying to file thro... more

The only man in sight / L.M. Glackens.

The only man in sight / L.M. Glackens.

Illustration shows William Jennings Bryan standing on the veranda of the "Hotel Jefferson" attracting the attention of several women labeled "Penn Democracy, Illinois Democracy, Ohio Democrary, New York Democra... more

Herbert F. Bigelow to speak on "Is Democracy a Failure"

Herbert F. Bigelow to speak on "Is Democracy a Failure"

Biographical sketch of Herbert F. Bigelow; photomechanical print attributed to Bigelow because of placement with Bigelow related items

Newcomb's democracy. Certain false and misleading statements concerning the political record of Harry T. Newcomb, candidate at the Democratic primaries for the office of State Senator, having been industriously circulated by those who seek to di

Newcomb's democracy. Certain false and misleading statements concernin...

Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 32, Folder 6a.

"Turned out of meh own home!"

"Turned out of meh own home!"

Illustration shows a woman labeled "Democracy" carrying a satchel with papers labeled "Free Trade" is lamenting being turned out of her home into a shower of torn paper labeled "Protection Sentiment"; the door ... more

The siren song of partisanship / Keppler.

The siren song of partisanship / Keppler.

Illustration shows a galley labeled "Government Of, By, and For the People" sailing past rocks labeled "Bossism" where other ships have wrecked, drawn by "Party Solidarity" sung by Republican sirens "Connors, A... more

The white slave / Keppler.

The white slave / Keppler.

Illustration shows Charles F. Murphy, in an alley in the red light district, illuminated by a red streetlamp labeled "Tammany", forcing a woman labeled "N.Y. State Democracy" to get out of the alley and on to ... more

Willing Workers in Miss Democracy's Front Yard

Willing Workers in Miss Democracy's Front Yard

Berryman Political Cartoon Collection

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This untitled illustration by cartoonist Clifford Berryman, which appeared in the Washington Evening Star on June 7, 1914, eludes to the difficulty that Democrats in Congress were having with President Woodrow ... more

He is keeping the world safe for democracy Enlist and help him / / C. Carleton.

He is keeping the world safe for democracy Enlist and help him / / C. ...

U.S. Navy recruitment poster showing full-length portrait of a sailor, standing with arms folded across chest. 1482 Bd'y New York. No. 1086.

Artists - Well known painting for Fourth Liberty Loan. James Montgomery Flagg painting "Bleeding Belgium" at the New York Public Library to stimulate sales in the Fourth Liberty Loan Campaign. Belgium, wounded and bleeding, but ever leading onward in the struggle for Democracy is the subject of the painting
The biggest gun in the war for democracy

The biggest gun in the war for democracy

Poster showing Uncle Sam firing a cannon "American industry," which is shooting supplies and munitions to "The Allies" on a distant shore. "Wage earner" and "Wage payer" look on. Title continues: In war - indus... more

[The growth of democracy]

[The growth of democracy]

In the midst of a battle of flying artillery, two soldiers in the British army, one white and the other black, sit in a trench lighting cigarettes. In the distance a house explodes. No copyright information fo... more

A shot at American industry is a shot at American democracy / Morris.

A shot at American industry is a shot at American democracy / Morris.

Poster showing a submarine "U agitator" firing a torpedo "Strife" at a ship "American industry," with "Europe" burning in the distance. Title continues: Fair Public Opinion is the best submarine chaser for the ... more

In her path / C. D. Gibson.

In her path / C. D. Gibson.

Drawing shows female symbol of Democracy kicking the head of a German soldier labeled "Autocracy" off a cliff as an angelic symbol of peace approaches. Title from Life magazine. Illus. in: Life, 1917 November 8... more

Mrs. Susanna Morin Swing [holding banner, "Democracy Should Begin at Home."]

Mrs. Susanna Morin Swing [holding banner, "Democracy Should Begin at H...

Title transcribed from item, with additional information derived by Library of Congress staff. Summary: Photograph of Suzanne Morin Swing posing with banner, "Democracy Should Begin At Home." Photograph publish... more

U.S. Marines - first to fight for democracy / L.A. Shafer 1917.

U.S. Marines - first to fight for democracy / L.A. Shafer 1917.

U.S. Marines recruitment poster showing marines firing artillery from a ship. Enlist at 24 East 23rd Street, New York City.

Artists - Artist N.R. Brewer painting the portrait of James Bethel Gresham, first American soldier to be killed in the war for democracy and Freedom

Artists - Artist N.R. Brewer painting the portrait of James Bethel Gre...

Date Taken: 04/0/1918 Photographer: Wm. Shewell Ellis Artists

The last ditch / C. D. Gibson.

The last ditch / C. D. Gibson.

Drawing shows female symbol of Democracy pushing a German soldier labeled "Militarism" into a ditch in which a skeleton awaits him with open arms. Title from Life magazine. Published in: Life, 1917 March 22, pp... more

Make the world safe for democracy Every Liberty Bond you buy helps win the war : Buy more Liberty Bonds.

Make the world safe for democracy Every Liberty Bond you buy helps win...

Poster showing a hand about to pitch a ball labeled "Second Liberty Loan of 1917" at Kaiser Wilhelm with the caption "Swat military autocracy." No. 2.

National Women's Party picket line, President's Park, 1917.

National Women's Party picket line, President's Park, 1917.

Original caption reads: 'National Women's Party - Pennsylvania on the picket line, 1917.'

To the Envoys of Russia. President Wilson and Envoy Root are deceiving Russia. They say we are a democracy. Help us win a world war so that democracies may survive. We, the Women of America tell you that America is not a democracy ...

To the Envoys of Russia. President Wilson and Envoy Root are deceiving...

Title from unverified caption data on negative or negative sleeve. Copy photograph. Date based on date of negatives in same group. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing C... more

U.S. Marines - first to fight for democracy / L.A. Shafer.

U.S. Marines - first to fight for democracy / L.A. Shafer.

U.S. Marines recruitment poster showing marines firing artillery from a ship.

Artists - American Artworks (Wartime Cartoons) - Art inspired by the War. The Advancing Democracy, a work by Chas. H. Wirhans, on exhibition at the American Art Galleries in N.Y

Artists - American Artworks (Wartime Cartoons) - Art inspired by the W...

Photographer: Paul Thompson Artists - American Artworks (Wartime Cartoons)

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Berryman Political Cartoon Collection

The last blow / C. D. Gibson.

The last blow / C. D. Gibson.

Drawing shows female symbol of Democracy punching German soldiers labeled "Militarism," who are lying upon a pile of skulls as a house burns in the background.

Scene in a Pageant "Democracy Victorious" composed by Miss A.P. Borden of the Y.M.C.A. and given at Base Hospital No. 101, at St. Nazaire. The staging and rehearsing were done by Capt. Daniel L. Quirk, of the American Red Cross, and the characters were (?) by nurses and Army corps men in the hospital. This picture shows Great Britain, America and France, with Democracy in the background

Scene in a Pageant "Democracy Victorious" composed by Miss A.P. Borden...

Caption from negative sleeve: Signal Corps (Democracy Victorious) Title, date and notes from Red Cross caption card. Photographer name or source of original from caption card or negative sleeve: Colin [Joseph A... more

"Democracy", one of the characters in a Pageant, "Democracy Victorious", composed by Miss A.P. Borden, of the Y.M.C.A. and given at Base Hospital No. 101, at St. Nazaire. The staging and rehearsing were done by Capt. Daniel L. Quirk, of the American Red Cross, and the characters were taken by nurses and Army Corps men in the hospital

"Democracy", one of the characters in a Pageant, "Democracy Victorious...

Caption from negative sleeve: (Democracy Victorious) Signal Corps. Title, date and notes from Red Cross caption card. Photographer name or source of original from caption card or negative sleeve: Colin [Joseph ... more

The Dawn of Democracy

The Dawn of Democracy

Soldier of World War I holding up U.S. flag. Reproduction of painting.

Democracy At It's Best

Democracy At It's Best

Berryman Political Cartoon Collection

Is This The "Progressive" Democracy?

Is This The "Progressive" Democracy?

Berryman Political Cartoon Collection

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Berryman Political Cartoon Collection