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Ulysses S. Grant

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1 print: chromolithograph; sheet 92 x 122 cm. or less

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James G. Blaine

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1 print

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Hyenas at Work

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Print shows a pack of hyenas labeled "N.Y. Commercial, N.Y. Sun, N.Y. Herald, Washtn. Post, The Rosecrans Letters, [and] 306" crowded around a sepulchral monument to James A. Garfield labeled "Fame"; those hyenas labeled "306" are pulling on a rope…

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Interior View of the Great Exposition Building, in Chicago, Decorated for the Republican Convention, June 2nd, 1880

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Photograph shows interior of building decorated with flags hanging from the rafters.

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Republican National Convention at Chicago, June 2, 1880.

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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.

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The Republican National Convention at Chicago

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Panorama of packed convention hall.

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15--14--13.-The Great Presidential Puzzle

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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.

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An Unexpected Blow

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Cartoon shows Ulysses S. Grant and J.D. Cameron flying kite, with portrait of Grant with tail "third term" from top of building. Lightning from cloud "independent press" strikes the kite, and wind gust "public opinion" knocks over chimney "republican…

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Blaine O'Maine

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Illustration shows James G. Blaine running through a swamp, chasing a firefly labeled "Presidency" that is thumbing its nose at him. Blaine is leaving a "Bad Political Record" behind him that begins with his "Early Life in Pennsylvania", then…

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The Appomattox of the Third Termers - Unconditional Surrender

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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…

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