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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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Elihu B. Washburne

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1 photographic print : salted paper ; 19.7 x 14.3 cm.

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Going for a 3rd Term

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Caricature of Ulysses S. Grant as being inebriated and trying to walk from a lamp pole labeled "2nd term" to lamp pole labeled "3rd term": a policeman in a doorway says, "Will he make it?"

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Hon. John Sherman of Ohio

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Photograph of Senator John Sherman

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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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James A. Garfield Republican Candidate for President - Chester A. Arthur Republican Candidate for Vice President

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Broadside showing James A. Garfield, bust portrait, facing right, and Chester A. Arthur, bust portrait, facing front.

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James G. Blaine

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1 print

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