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Interior View of the Great Exposition Building, in Chicago, Decorated for the Republican Convention, June 2nd, 1880
Photograph shows interior of building decorated with flags hanging from the rafters.
Photograph shows the President, delegates, reporters, prominent men on the platform, and the visitors' gallery watching as Gen. Garfield delivers a speech to hundreds of attendees at the National Republican convention.
1 print: chromolithograph, color. | Illustration shows Senator Roscoe Conkling, leader of the Stalwarts group of the Republican Party, playing a puzzle game. All blocks in the puzzle are the heads of the potential Republican Presidential candidates.
Cartoon showing Ulysses S. Grant, wearing Civil War uniform, in front of tents "Camp Bourbon," "post trading tent," etc., and Belknap, Cameron, Williams, and Murphy, as soldiers with unhappy faces, handing damaged sword "IIId. term imperialism" to…