HarpWeek: Presidential Elections 1860-1912


Subject:
The United States Presidency , Humor , Cartoons, Political , Elections

Description:
This site "features political cartoons [about historical U.S. presidential elections] from Harper's Weekly, Leslie's Illustrated Weekly, Vanity Fair, Puck, Judge and the Library of Congress Collection of American Political Prints, 1766-1876. It provides explanations of the historical context and images of each cartoon, campaign overviews, biographical sketches, [and] a review of the era's major issues." Covers elections such as Lincoln and Douglas (1860), Hayes and Tilden (1876), and Wilson, Taft, and Roosevelt (1912).

Publisher:
HarpWeek, LLC

Language:
English

Source:
http://elections.harpweek.com/


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