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His contribution to the Christmas gayety

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President McKinley, with an enormous white elephant labeled "Philippines" wearing an eye patch labeled "Aguinaldoism" behind him, speaks to the 55th Congress. Many of the Congressmen react with fear, notably, George F. Hoar in the lower left foreground, and Speaker of the House Thomas B. Reed who drops the gavel. Caption: President McKinley (to the 55th Congress)--Now, gentlemen, I've done my share; - I pressed the Spaniards; you do the rest!

Resource Type: Cartoon

Subject: Presidents; Elephants; Fear; Rebellion; Imperialism; McKinley, William, 1843-1901; Reed, Thomas B. (Thomas Brackett), 1839-1902; Hoar, George Frisbie, 1826-1904; Aguinaldo, Emilio, 1869-1964

Date: 1898-12-21

May the new year do better

Description:

An elderly man labeled "1898" carries a sack labeled "Nuisances" filled with diminutive figures labeled "Spain, R. H. Davis, Crank, Quay, Esterhazy, Paty de Clam, Mercier, Yellow Journal, Prize Fighter, Croker, Platt, Tanner, Aguinaldo, [and] Free Silverite." Also shown is Joseph Pulitzer. Above are two angels carrying a putti labeled "1899" between them. One angel is labeled "Prosperity" and holds a cornucopia; the other is labeled "Peace" and blows a trumpet.

Resource Type: Cartoon

Subject: New Year; Angels; Corruption; Silver question; Davis, Richard Harding, 1864-1916; Quay, Matthew Stanley, 1833-1904; Pulitzer, Joseph, 1847-1911; Croker, Richard, 1843-1922; Platt, Thomas Collier, 1833-1910; Aguinaldo, Emilio, 1869-1964; Esterhazy, Ferdinand Walsin, 1847-1923; Tanner, John R., 1844-1901

Date: 1899-01-04

Smashed!

Description:

Print shows a large gloved fist with an American flag on it crashing down on Emilio Aguinaldo riding on a rocking horse labeled "Dictatorship" next to a large sword labeled "Aguinaldo" on the "Philippines."

Resource Type: Cartoon

Subject: Philippine American War (Philippines : 1899-1902); Imperialism; Hobbyhorses; Dictators; Swords; Aguinaldo, Emilio, 1869-1964

Date: 1899-03-08

The dream of the anti-expansionist

Description:

Print shows the dream of an "Anti-Expansionist" where Admiral George Dewey, General Elwell S. Otis, a sailor, and a soldier come ashore in the Philippines to offer their weapons and the American flag in surrender to Emilio Aguinaldo and a poorly armed, ragged, but haughty, group of Filipinos.

Resource Type: Cartoon

Subject: Philippine American War (Philippines : 1899-1902); Imperialism; Capitulations, Military; Dreams; Flags; Armed Forces--Officers; Soldiers; Sailors; Filipinos; Philippines; Dewey, George, 1837-1917; Otis, Elwell Stephen, 1838-1909; Aguinaldo, Emilio, 1869-1964

Date: 1899-04-19

The idol of the aunties

Description:

Emilio Aguinaldo stands at center, wearing military uniform, and holding a flag and a sword. Around him are many old men dressed as women, supplicating themselves and tossing roses at his feet. Among them are Carl Schurz, John P. Jones, Charles A. Boutelle, Edwin L. Godkin holding a paper labeled "N.Y. Evening Post," William B. Cockran, Eugene Hale, George G. Vest, Donelson Caffery, George F. Hoar playing a lyre labeled "Sen. Hoar," William Lloyd Garrison Jr. reading his "Ode to Dear Aguinaldo," George F. Edmunds, Joseph Pulitzer, Oswald Ottendorfer, [and] William Jennings Bryan. A bundle of "Editorials" lies on a rock in the left foreground.

Resource Type: Cartoon

Subject: Idols and images; Politicians; Newspaper editors; Older people; Godkin, Edwin Lawrence, 1831-1902; Aguinaldo, Emilio, 1869-1964; Jones, John P. (John Percival), 1829-1912; Cockran, William Bourke, 1854-1923; Hale, Eugene, 1836-1918; Vest, George Graham, 1830-1904; Caffery, Donelson, 1835-1906; Hoar, George Frisbie, 1826-1904; Edmunds, George F. (George Franklin), 1828-1919; Pulitzer, Joseph, 1847-1911; Ottendorfer, Oswald, 1826-1900; Bryan, William Jennings, 1860-1925; Boutelle, Charles A. (Charles Addison), 1839-1901; Schurz, Carl, 1829-1906; Garrison, William Lloyd, 1838-1909

Date: 1899-05-10

"Through peace to happiness"

Description:

Print shows William McKinley as a circus ringmaster trying to coax a defiant Emilio Aguinaldo to jump through a hoop labeled "Peace"; standing in the background are three figures labeled "Cuba, Porto Rico, [and] Hawaii".
Caption: Ringmaster McKinley--You've got to jump through, and the sooner you do it the better!

Resource Type: Cartoon

Subject: Philippine American War (Philippines : 1899-1902); Imperialism; Circus performers; Philippines; McKinley, William, 1843-1901; Aguinaldo, Emilio, 1869-1964

Date: 1899-09-20

The parade of the pigmies

Description:

Print shows Uncle Sam and Columbia observing from a viewing stand on the right and a group of American military officers observing from a viewing stand on the left, a small group of elderly men parading with a banner showing a portrait of Emilio Aguinaldo labeled "Aguinaldo Our Hero."

Resource Type: Cartoon

Subject: Uncle Sam (Symbolic character); Columbia (Symbolic character); Armed Forces--Officers; Parades; Aguinaldo, Emilio, 1869-1964; Dewey, George, 1837-1917; Schley, Winfield Scott, 1839-1911; Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919; Shafter, William Rufus, 1835-1906; Miles, Nelson Appleton, 1839-1925; MacArthur, Arthur, 1845-1912; Otis, Elwell Stephen, 1838-1909; Bell, James Franklin, 1856-1919

Date: 1899-11-22

Speech of Gov. Roosevelt at St. Louis, Monday night, Oct. 9, 1900

Description:

Draft of a speech with handwritten corrections. Governor Roosevelt campaigns against William Jennings Bryan and his policies. Bryan's prophecies regarding the need for free silver have not come true and the country has prospered. Roosevelt advocates national action to combat the complex problems of trusts. He points out the plight of African Americans and that Bryan seems more concerned with the rights of the "bandits" in the Philippines. Roosevelt doesn't want the United States to shirk their duty in the Philippines and believes that liberty will come to the islands under the American flag.

Resource Type: Speech

Subject: American Civil War (1861-1865); Philippine American War (Philippines : 1899-1902); Campaign speeches; Silver question; Bimetallism; Trusts, Industrial--Government policy; Business and politics; Constitutional amendments; African Americans--Civil rights; Imperialism--Moral and ethical aspects; Liberty; Philippines; Switzerland; Bryan, William Jennings, 1860-1925; Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Aguinaldo, Emilio, 1869-1964

Date: 1900-10-09?

The Aguinaldo guard

Description:

Illustration shows William Jennings Bryan standing in the stirrups of his mount, a donkey labeled "Democracy," directing the honor guard led by Adlai Stevenson, and including Henry R. Towne, Joseph Pulitzer, and Carl Schurz carrying a large flag with a portrait of Emilio Aguinaldo under the heading "The George Washington of the Philippines." Also included are Oswald Ottendorfer, Edwin L. Godkin, Bourke Cockran, John Altgeld, and William Sulzer.

Resource Type: Cartoon

Subject: Philippine American War (Philippines : 1899-1902); Democratic donkey (Symbolic character); Honor guards; Imperialism; Aguinaldo, Emilio, 1869-1964; Bryan, William Jennings, 1860-1925; Stevenson, Adlai E. (Adlai Ewing), 1835-1914; Pulitzer, Joseph, 1847-1911; Schurz, Carl, 1829-1906; Ottendorfer, Oswald, 1826-1900; Godkin, Edwin Lawrence, 1831-1902; Towne, Henry R. (Henry Robinson), 1844-1924; Cockran, William Bourke, 1854-1923; Altgeld, John Peter, 1847-1902; Sulzer, William, 1863-1941

Date: 1900-10-17

Letter from W. C. Bowie to Theodore Roosevelt

Description:

W. C. Bowie sends some photographs that were taken when General Funston's expedition was picked up after their mission along the east coast of Luzon in search of Emilio Aguinaldo.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Photographs; Military campaigns; Philippines--Luzon; Funston, Frederick, 1865-1917; Aguinaldo, Emilio, 1869-1964

Date: 1901-08-25

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