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Old Jack, the famous New Orleans mouser, clearing Uncle Sam's barn of bank and Clay rats; ...

Old Jack, the famous New Orleans mouser, clearing Uncle Sam's barn of ...

A rare pro-Jackson satire on the President's campaign to destroy the political power and influence of the Bank of the United States. It was probably issued late in the presidential campaign of 1832, after Jacks... more

Political Quixotism shewing the consequences of sleeping in patent magic spectacles The diplomatic Hercules, attacking the poitical hydra / / from a very big picter in the Jinerals Bed-Room, draw'd off from Nater by Zek Downing, Historical Painter to Uncle Jack & Jineral Jackson.

Political Quixotism shewing the consequences of sleeping in patent mag...

Print shows President Jackson, sword in hand, during a nightmare, fighting a hydra with many fierce heads labeled "U.S. Bank", "Deposits", "Bribery", "Pensions", "[...] of the People", and "Corruption of the [.... more

Andrew resolute Uncle Sam's faithful teamster, taking the produce of the farms, to another storehouse; and giving Uncle Sam his, reasons for so doing

Andrew resolute Uncle Sam's faithful teamster, taking the produce of t...

The artist supports Andrew Jackson's decision to withdraw federal funds from the Bank of the United States and distribute them among various state banks. Henry Clay and Bank president Nicholas Biddle's efforts... more

Uncle Sam sick with la grippe

Uncle Sam sick with la grippe

A satire attributing the dire fiscal straits of the nation to Andrew Jackson's banking policies, with specific reference to recent bank failures in New Orleans, New York, and Philadelphia. The artist blames th... more

Uncle Sam and his servants

Uncle Sam and his servants

An anti-Tyler satire, lampooning the incumbent's efforts to secure a second term against challengers Henry Clay and James Polk. With his shoulder to the door Tyler bars the entry of (left to right) John C. Cal... more

Uncle Charles

Uncle Charles

Charles Cromwell Ingham (American (born Ireland), Dublin 1786–1863 New York)

Mr. Zadoc Porter, great great grand uncle of Dr. Porter

Mr. Zadoc Porter, great great grand uncle of Dr. Porter

Part of wood engraved advertisement. Porter was a patent medicine man of the 1840s. LOT subdivision subject: Portraits - male. Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Copyright by V.V.F. Port... more

Uncle Toby (from Laurence Sterne's "Tristram Shandy")

Uncle Toby (from Laurence Sterne's "Tristram Shandy")

Felix Octavius Carr Darley (American, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 1822–1888 Claymont, Delaware)

Scene in Uncle Sam's Senate. 17th April 1850

Scene in Uncle Sam's Senate. 17th April 1850

A somewhat tongue-in-cheek dramatization of the moment during the heated debate in the Senate over the admission of California as a free state when Mississippi senator Henry S. Foote drew a pistol on Thomas Har... more

Uncle Ned

Uncle Ned

From: Music Copyright Deposits, 1820-1860 (Microfilm M 3106) Also available through the Library of Congress Web Site as facsimile page images. (additional physical form) In bound volumes: Copyright Deposits 1820-1860

Uncle Ned

Uncle Ned

composer "Foster, Stephen Collins" handwritten on title pg From: Music Copyright Deposits, 1820-1860 (Microfilm M 3106) Also available through the Library of Congress Web Site as facsimile page images. (additio... more

[Sheet of sketches for the illustrated 1852 London edition of Uncle Tom's Cabin showing Simon Legree and some of the other central characters]

[Sheet of sketches for the illustrated 1852 London edition of Uncle To...

Purchase; Warren Ewens; 1993; (DLC-PP/1993:162). Published in: Eyes of the nation : a visual history of the United States / Vincent Virga and curators of the Library of Congress ; historical commentary by Alan ... more

Uncle Sam, an American song

Uncle Sam, an American song

An illustrated sheet music cover for a song "written and sung by Mr. Howard Paul, in his comic & musical entertainment 'Patch Work.'" Uncle Sam here is a young man in a wide-brimmed hat and patchwork jacket. He... more

My Uncle Toby's Tobacco

My Uncle Toby's Tobacco

Gentleman in white peruke and 18th century costume talking to a lady. LOT subdivision subject: Literature and portraits of authors - Literary and famous figures. Title and other information transcribed from cap... more

[Cartoon showing Uncle Sam and General McClellan standing before a playbill which reads: Every day this week onward to Richmond by a select company of star generals]

[Cartoon showing Uncle Sam and General McClellan standing before a pla...

Also shows Abraham Lincoln standing behind General Scott and next to Edwin M. Stanton, inscribed over them: War Department. Signed lower right: A.R. Waud. Title devised. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.... more

Uncle Sam protecting his property against the encroachments of his cousin John

Uncle Sam protecting his property against the encroachments of his cou...

Northern fears of European intervention in the Civil War on behalf of the South are manifest here.Uncle Sam, in the form of a bearded Union soldier (closely resembling Abraham Lincoln), unceremoniously routs Jo... more

Christine McDonald [i.e., MacDonald] & her uncle

Christine McDonald [i.e., MacDonald] & her uncle

Photographs show (top) Christine MacDonald, wife of a Hudson's Bay Company trader, full-length portrait, seated, facing front, wearing European dress, and (bottom) her uncle, full-length portrait, seated, facin... more

Governor Magoffin's neutrality means holding the cock of the walk (Uncle Sam) while the confederate cat (Jeff Davis) kills off his chickens

Governor Magoffin's neutrality means holding the cock of the walk (Unc...

Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 5, no. 235 (1861 June 29), p. 403 (center).

Uncle Sam, "Go ahead, boys, I'll take care of the wives and babies - God bless you!" / J.M.

Uncle Sam, "Go ahead, boys, I'll take care of the wives and babies - G...

Cartoon shows Uncle Sam waving Union troops off to Virginia, telling them that he will take care of the women and children who are gathered around him, as well as two large bags labeled "gold." Title from item.... more

Uncle Abe--"Hello! Ben, is that you? Glad to see you!" Butler--"Yes, Uncle Abe. Got through with that New Orleans job. Cleaned them out and scrubbed them up! Any more scrubbing to give out?" / / J.McL.

Uncle Abe--"Hello! Ben, is that you? Glad to see you!" Butler--"Yes, U...

Cartoon showing President Abraham Lincoln leaning around a door, his left arm extending toward General Benjamin Butler, shown full-length, facing slightly right, standing with carpet bag labeled, "Butler N.O." ... more

City Point/65--"Good god, you goin to shake with me, Uncle Abe"

City Point/65--"Good god, you goin to shake with me, Uncle Abe"

Abraham Lincoln offering his hand to Union soldier, City Point, Va. Drawing by Charles W. Reed. Illus. in: Civil War sketch books / Charles W. Reed. Vol. 1, folio 110 verso. Charles W. Reed Collection.

Uncle Abe's valentine sent by Columbia; an envelope full of broken chains.

Uncle Abe's valentine sent by Columbia; an envelope full of broken cha...

Some clipped from newspapers. Principal subject matter: The election campaign of 1864.

[Uncle Sam's menagerie]

[Uncle Sam's menagerie]

Issued in the wake of Lincoln's assassination in April 1865, the print conveys some of the Northern hostility toward the conspirators, whom the public associated with former president of the Confederacy Jeffers... more

The cruel uncle and the vetoed babes in the wood

The cruel uncle and the vetoed babes in the wood

Andrew Johnson taking two children "civil rights" and "bureau ..." by their hands in front of forest "veto wood". Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v. 22, no. 554 (1866 May 12), p. 128.

Big Trees - Old Dominion and Uncle Tom's Cabin Mammoth Grove, Calaveras County

Big Trees - Old Dominion and Uncle Tom's Cabin Mammoth Grove, Calavera...

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 27341. LOT subdivision subject: Calaveras Big Trees. This record contains unverified old data from... more

Uncle Tom's Cabin, from a point 40 ft. in the interior of the Big Tree Eagle Wing, Calaveras County

Uncle Tom's Cabin, from a point 40 ft. in the interior of the Big Tree...

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 894. LOT subdivision subject: Calaveras Big Trees. This record contains unverified old data from c... more

"Uncle Tom" and his grandchild / W. Jewett.

"Uncle Tom" and his grandchild / W. Jewett.

Illustration showing an African American man seated outside a log cabin, being taught to read by his racially mixed granddaughter. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 10, no. 514 (1866 Nov. 3), cover (p. 689). Title... more

Uncle Sam's Thanksgiving dinner / Th. Nast.

Uncle Sam's Thanksgiving dinner / Th. Nast.

Uncle Sam carving turkey at large table surrounded by men, women and children of different races; centerpiece is labeled "self-government/universal suffrage". Wood engraving by Thomas Nast. Illus. in: Harper's ... more

Uncle Sam is rich enough to give us all a farm. Homes in the West! The free lands of Dakota! The territory of Dakota contains the most desirable government lands for the purpose of agriculture in all its branches that are now open to settlement

Uncle Sam is rich enough to give us all a farm. Homes in the West! The...

Public land.; Imprint 2. 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 13, Folder 2a.

"Uncle Horace Oblinger  21 y of age"

"Uncle Horace Oblinger 21 y of age"

summary: Portrait of Horace B. Oblinger. This photograph is one of forty-eight found in an album that probably belonged to Mattie Oblinger. The identifications are attributed to one of her daughters.

Hostile - but accommodating [Uncle Sam holding Army reduction bill, saying to Indian, with rifle at window, "Wait until Congress meets, and then I'll settle your account" - Indian replies, "Just send your army my way, and I'll reduce it without waiting for Congress"]

Hostile - but accommodating [Uncle Sam holding Army reduction bill, sa...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 44 (1877 Sept. 1), p. 448.

Tommy make room for your uncle

Tommy make room for your uncle

From: Music Copyright Deposits, 1870-1885 (Microfilm M 3500) Also available through the Library of Congress Web Site as facsimile page images. (additional physical form)

Uncle Sam's Indian policy - the government "ward" - "Ugh! Me got great fatehr's supplies; now me want pale face's scalp" [caricature of armed Indian coming out of jack-in-the-box "Indian reservation" and attacking a farmer, as soldier approaches from behind]

Uncle Sam's Indian policy - the government "ward" - "Ugh! Me got great...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 46 (1878 July 20), p. 344.

H. Bergh's influence on Uncle Sam - no bull fight!

H. Bergh's influence on Uncle Sam - no bull fight!

Caricature showing Uncle Sam handing Sitting Bull pans "Indian policy" and "peace pap", with dead soldiers in background. Colro lithograph by J.A. Wales. Illus. in: Puck, 1880 Sept. 1, p. 449. Ref. copy may be ... more

Loafers and laborers. Uncle Sam--(At the end of his patience and his territory) "Now, durn your pesky copper skins, you've got to work or jump!"

Loafers and laborers. Uncle Sam--(At the end of his patience and his t...

Uncle Sam standing over Indians at edge of cliff, with workers behind him. Illus. in: Puck, 1880 Sept. 29, p. 53.

New York City - How Uncle Sam's money is guarded in the Sub-Treasury Building

New York City - How Uncle Sam's money is guarded in the Sub-Treasury B...

Men examining and working with rifles. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v. 52, no. 1332 (1881 April 9), p. 89.

fauna from "The Baby's Museum; or, Rhymes, jingles and ditties, newly arranged by Uncle Charlie"

fauna from "The Baby's Museum; or, Rhymes, jingles and ditties, newly ...

This image has been taken from scan 000091 from "The Baby's Museum; or, Rhymes, jingles and ditties, newly arranged by Uncle Charlie". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, cr... more

fauna from "The Baby's Museum; or, Rhymes, jingles and ditties, newly arranged by Uncle Charlie"

fauna from "The Baby's Museum; or, Rhymes, jingles and ditties, newly ...

This image has been taken from scan 000073 from "The Baby's Museum; or, Rhymes, jingles and ditties, newly arranged by Uncle Charlie". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, cr... more

Uncle Sam's neglected farm / J. Keppler.

Uncle Sam's neglected farm / J. Keppler.

Print shows Puck's "Independent Party" figure, holding a hoe labeled "Civil Service Reform" and talking to Uncle Sam who is sitting on a fence while two figures argue on the right, one is labeled "Democrat, Bou... more

What to do with them [caricature of Uncle Sam serving rum, cigars, and weapons to captured Apache Indians]

What to do with them [caricature of Uncle Sam serving rum, cigars, and...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 56 (1883 June 23), p. 292.

A family party - the 200th birthday of the healthiest of Uncle Sam's adopted children / F. Graetz.

A family party - the 200th birthday of the healthiest of Uncle Sam's a...

Print shows Uncle Sam standing at the head of a table at a dinner party in honor of the "Bi-Centennial Celebration of the First German Settlement", with Columbia sitting next to him; around the table are a "Spa... more

George Peck's grand revival of Stetson's Uncle Tom's cabin booked by Klaw & Erlanger.

George Peck's grand revival of Stetson's Uncle Tom's cabin booked by K...

Caption: Legree. Created by "A.S. Seer's Litho. Print., N.Y." No. 170. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Tired of murder - a siesta in Florida [Indian smoking cigar in hammock, being fanned by Uncle Sam, with bottle of old rye and cards on table]

Tired of murder - a siesta in Florida [Indian smoking cigar in hammock...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 63 (1886 Sept. 25), p. 95.

George Peck's grand revival of Stetson's Uncle Tom's cabin booked by Klaw & Erlanger.

George Peck's grand revival of Stetson's Uncle Tom's cabin booked by K...

Caption: Marks the lawyer. Created by "A.S. Seer's Union Square Print., N.Y." No. 115. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

William Laughlin, better known as "Uncle Bill," Sargent, Custer County, Nebraska.

William Laughlin, better known as "Uncle Bill," Sargent, Custer County...

summary: Note: Please note the writing on the roof of the house on the right that reads "Cob Brown." original size: 6x8

Uncle Sam presents his return quota of "assisted" immigrants

Uncle Sam presents his return quota of "assisted" immigrants

"Assisted emigrants for Great Britain passage paid by Uncle Sam" on ship; "Monopoly, the cow with many mouths to feed" on sign; "J. Hawbuck, N.Y. Legislature" on bag; and "Anti Common Sense Society" on sign at ... more

The difference between trimming a hedge and cutting it down Uncle Sam, "Now don't come around tellin' me that story about cuttin' down the hedge and bein' eat up by the free-trade b'ars" / / W.A. Rogers.

The difference between trimming a hedge and cutting it down Uncle Sam,...

Political cartoon showing Thomas Brackett Reed as a boy, crying to Uncle Sam, with another boy pulling small wagon "pig iron, Kelley," while President Grover Cleveland trims "tariff, the protection hedge" to re... more

Uncle George Washington Bings. "Well, the horse jumped over the sun, hey, he's bucking us off!"

Uncle George Washington Bings. "Well, the horse jumped over the sun, h...

Four-frame comic strip in which a toy-like horse bucks off a man (perhaps Uncle George) and two children who land in a pond lily. Inscribed in pencil upper right: The pond lily boat. No copyright information fo... more

Uncle Sam's dismal swamp / Dalrymple.

Uncle Sam's dismal swamp / Dalrymple.

Print shows Uncle Sam sitting on a log in a swamp labeled "Spoils System" from which snakes labeled "Quayism", "Bardsleyism", and "Tannerism", and noxious fumes rise in the form of shades labeled "Raumism - Pen... more

I'm the man that broke the bank of Uncle Sam / Dalrymple.

I'm the man that broke the bank of Uncle Sam / Dalrymple.

Print shows a man labeled "Pension Fraud" holding fists full of money, standing on a stage, singing, with two musicians on the left and the "U.S. Treasury" in the background. Includes text of the song. Title fr... more

You're my own dear Uncle David, anyway

You're my own dear Uncle David, anyway

Title on verso. (DLC/PP-1933:0011). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "Our Aromatic Uncle" by H.C. Bunner, Scribner's magazine, 18:178 (Aug. 1895).

Uncle Sam's summer girl for '95 / Dalrymple.

Uncle Sam's summer girl for '95 / Dalrymple.

Print shows Uncle Sam flirting with a young woman labeled "The New Tariff"; she is holding a bouquet of flowers tied with ribbons labeled "Prosperity and Good Times" and "Increased Wages". An elderly woman labe... more

Uncle Sam's Church

Uncle Sam's Church

Ethel Reed (American, 1874–after 1900)

Uncle Tom and Little Eva

Uncle Tom and Little Eva

African American man holding little white girl on lap. 7707aa U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Strohmeyer & Wyman.

"Uncle Sam - He wants me to bring him in"

"Uncle Sam - He wants me to bring him in"

Berryman Political Cartoon Collection

[William McKinley, head and shoulders portrait, and Garret A. Hobart, head and shoulders portrait, facing left; in ovals bordered with U.S. flags, Uncle Sam between]

[William McKinley, head and shoulders portrait, and Garret A. Hobart, ...

Photo copyrighted by Doremus, Paterson, N.J. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card, with subsequent revisions. Caption card tracings: Uncle Sam; Campaign Devices; Presidential contests 189... more

Uncle Sam's "crazes" past and present / F. Opper.

Uncle Sam's "crazes" past and present / F. Opper.

Print shows a vignette cartoon depicting the current "craze" for "Free Silver", showing Uncle Sam riding a silver rocking horse, and participating in several fads "Past and Present", such as the "Blue Glass Cra... more

Uncle Sam: "I ate Turkey nearly a week ago."

Uncle Sam: "I ate Turkey nearly a week ago."

This illustration entitled Uncle Sam: "I ate Turkey Nearly a Week Ago", which appeared in the Washington Post on December 30, 1896, shows a smiling Uncle Sam peering through a window to observe European powers ... more

Two obstacles that must be removed before Uncle Sam can drive on / Dalrymple.

Two obstacles that must be removed before Uncle Sam can drive on / Dal...

Print shows President McKinley standing on the roadside near a large rock labeled "Unsetteld Tariff Question", as Vice President Hobart and members of McKinley's cabinet attempt to clear the roadway by removing... more

[George Reeder, relative of the Wright Brothers, called Uncle George, head and shoulders]

[George Reeder, relative of the Wright Brothers, called Uncle George, ...

Title based on: Wilbur & Orville Wright, pictorial materials: a documentary guide / Arthur G. Renstrom. Washington: Library of Congress, 1982, p. 158. Attributed to Wilbur and/or Orville Wright. Reference copy ... more

Uncle Sam's Greeting: "May the future of Your Majesty be as full of prosperity as mine promises to be."

Uncle Sam's Greeting: "May the future of Your Majesty be as full of pr...

This illustration entitled Uncle Sam's Greeting: "May the Future of Your Majesty be as full of prosperity as mine promises to be", by cartoonist Clifford Berryman, which appeared in the Washington Post on June ... more

Uncle Sam's new cl[ass in] the art of self-government / W.A. Rogers.

Uncle Sam's new cl[ass in] the art of self-government / W.A. Rogers.

Cartoon showing schoolroom in which teacher, Uncle Sam, hits two boys, "Cuban ex-patriot" and "guerrilla", who are fighting in classroom, with stick. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1898 Aug. 27, p. 833.

Our country - Uncle Sam

Our country - Uncle Sam

Figure of Uncle Sam with flag. Photoprint copyrighted by Joseph Randall Blanchard This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Uncle Sam (Symbol) 1898; Flags U.S. 1898; Patriot... more

Throwing light on the subject Uncle Sam (to old soldier) -- "I'm not after you; I'm after the rascals behind you" / / Victor Gillam.

Throwing light on the subject Uncle Sam (to old soldier) -- "I'm not a...

Illustration shows political cartoon of Uncle Sam at the U.S. Pension Office shining a lantern labeled "Investigation" on an elderly disabled veteran who is standing in front of a pension agent and a pension at... more

Uncle Essick

Uncle Essick

Developing-out paper. Copyright deposit; 1898.

Uncle Sam is expanding And so is E.E. Strauss & Co.'s business in high art tailoring.

Uncle Sam is expanding And so is E.E. Strauss & Co.'s business in high...

Advertising poster showing Uncle Sam straddling the globe, one foot on the Philippines and the other on Puerto Rico, as a man announces through a fog horn that "E.E.S. & Co's clothes are good clothes" from the ... more

Uncle Sam's picnic / Dalrymple.

Uncle Sam's picnic / Dalrymple.

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

Uncle Sam : "You are steering her right, William; and, remember , I am behind you."

Uncle Sam : "You are steering her right, William; and, remember , I am...

This illustration entitled "Uncle Sam: You are steering her right, William; and remember, I am behind you", by cartoonist Clifford Berryman, which appeared in the Washington Post on March 1, 1898, depicts Presi... more

Uncle Sam's Temptation

Uncle Sam's Temptation

This illustration entitled "Uncle Sam's Temptation", by cartoonist Clifford Berryman, which appeared in the Washington Post on June 26, 1898, shows Uncle Sam being served a bowl of anti-annexation broth while t... more

Uncle Sam - Guess there's enough here to secure Hobson's release

Uncle Sam - Guess there's enough here to secure Hobson's release

This illustration entitled "Uncle Sam - Guess There's Enough Here to Secure Hobson's Release", by cartoonist Clifford Berryman, which appeared in the Washington Post on July 6, 1898, shows a smiling Uncle Sam s... more