Going for a 3rd Term

Cartoon-Grant Stumbling to a Third Term.jpg

Dublin Core

Title

Going for a 3rd Term

Subject

Cartoon satirizing Ulysses S. Grant's attempts to win a third term

Description

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?"

Creator

Mat Hastings

Source

Hastings & Hannerty

Publisher

Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division

Date

1880

Rights

No known restrictions on publication

Format

JPEG Image

Type

Gilded Age Political Cartoons

Identifier

Library of Congress Control Number: 2008661784

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Lithograph print

Physical Dimensions

NA

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Citation

Mat Hastings, “Going for a 3rd Term,” The Making of the Modern U.S., accessed May 21, 2022, http://projects.leadr.msu.edu/makingmodernus/items/show/399.