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The cave of despair
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The cave of despair


Library of Congress Prints and Photographs


Jay Gould appears as a giant holding a large club labeled "Monopoly," sitting on rocks, gleefully watching a line of downtrodden people entering a cave labeled "Western Union Telegraph Company - All Hope Abandon, Ye Who Enter Here." On the horizon, the sun is labeled "Strike."

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Opper, Frederick Burr, 1857-1937

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The cave of despair. Prints and Photographs division. Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division. Theodore Roosevelt Digital Library. Dickinson State University.
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