William Jennings Bryan, treadmill, political cartoon

Title

William Jennings Bryan, treadmill, political cartoon

Subject

Bryan, William Jennings, 1860-1925
Presidents--United States--Election--1908
United States--Politics and government--Caricatures and cartoons

Description

Political cartoon of William Jennings Bryan running on a wooden treadmill that is powering a saw. The saw blade is halfway through cutting off a portion marked as "Defeat 1908." Two other portions of the log lie on the ground marked as, "Defeat 1896" and "Defeat 1900."

Creator

Davenport, Homer, 1867-1912

Source

MS 093, Political Cartoons, Archives & Special Collections, University of Nebraska-Lincoln Libraries

Publisher

Archives & Special Collections, University of Nebraska-Lincoln Libraries

Date

1908

Rights

To inquire about usage, please contact Archives & Special Collections, University of Nebraska-Lincoln Libraries. These images are for educational use only. Not all images are available for publication.

Format

JPEG

Language

eng

Identifier

093-0101

Original Format

Ink on Paper

Files

bry.dav.84a.exhibit.jpg

Collection

Citation

Davenport, Homer, 1867-1912, “William Jennings Bryan, treadmill, political cartoon,” Nebraska U, accessed October 17, 2021, https://unlhistory.unl.edu/items/show/1461.

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