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1900 - Election Poster

1900 Election Poster for the Republicans

This image depicts a political poster, created and published by the backers of the Republican ticket, for the U.S. presidential election of 1900.  It shows the sitting President (William McKinely) extoling the perceived virtues of his political platform.

The Library of Congress, where the original of this poster is maintained, provides the following caption and description:

Prosperity at home, prestige abroad

Campaign poster showing William McKinley holding U.S. flag and standing on gold coin "sound money,” held up by group of men, in front of ships "commerce" and factories "civilization."

Click on the image for a much-better view.


Media Credits

Image online, courtesy Library of Congress.

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