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The cave of despair
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Title:

The cave of despair

Collection:

Library of Congress Prints and Photographs

Description:

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."

Creation Date:

1883-08-29

Creator:

Opper, Frederick Burr, 1857-1937

Citation (Chicago Style):

The cave of despair. Prints and Photographs division. Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division. https://www.theodorerooseveltcenter.org/Research/Digital-Library/Record?libID=o287588. Theodore Roosevelt Digital Library. Dickinson State University.
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