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TEDDY ROOSEVELT CARTOON.
'A Critical Moment for Both.' Senator Platt trying to lead the bronco (Roosevelt) into the corporation paddock during the extra session the Legislature called to deal with the proposed franchise tax. Contemporary American cartoon.
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0090125
TEDDY ROOSEVELT CARTOON.
'The Boss's Anxiety. Mr. Platt to Governor Roosevelt: 'You wouldn't rob the Old Man, would you?'' Senator Thomas Collier Platt fears the possibility of corporate campaign contributions being diverted from the party by the proposed franchise tax. Contemporary American cartoon.
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0100384
BANNER: ACTRESSES' LEAGUE.
Banner for the Actresses' Franchise League, c1911, an organization aimed at extending the franchise to women.
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0076125
POLITICAL CARTOON, 1891.
Line engraving.
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0265488
LABOR INVESTIGATION, 1886.
Legislative investigation of the Broadway Railway Franchise, after the 1886 streetcar strike in New York City. Engraving, American, 1886.
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0040458
ENGLAND: REFORM BILL, 1866.
'Tinct: Reform: Comp: Mr. Gladstone- "There, Mr. D.! You'd better take it all at once; the more you look at it, the worse you'll like it."' An 1866 cartoon comment on Liberal William Gladstone's fusion of the Extension of the Franchise Bill with the bill on the Redistribution of Parliament seats into the Reform Bill.