America in Caricature, 1765-1865


Subject:
Politics , United States History , Wars & Conflicts , Cartoons & Satire , Cartoons, Political , War of 1812

Description:
This online exhibition presents a selection of American political cartoons from the Lilly Library, Indiana University, Bloomington. "The caricatures depict times of turbulence in American history and range in date from the Revolutionary War to the War of 1812 and to the presidential elections of 1860 and 1864 which brought Abraham Lincoln to the White House." Includes an introductory essay and images of over two dozen cartoons.

Publisher:
The Trustees of Indiana University

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.indiana.edu/~liblilly/cartoon/cartoons.html


PID= res:lii-6668