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Catalog Number 11055-2071-(1)
Title Magazine; William Jennings Bryan; Puck
Object Name Magazine
Description Puck magazine cover featuring a scale with Bryan on one side and McKinley on the other. McKinely weighs more and Bryan is depicted as being somewhat crazed and talking a lot. All of his words, coming out of his mouth on paper, are landing on McKinley's side of the scale. The caption reads, "Bryan is the ablest worker for sound money/The more he talks the more McKinley weighs."
Date October 21, 1896
Culture American
Material paper, ink
Made Puck
Place of Origin USA: New York, New York
Height (in) 13.75
Length (in) 9.75
People Bryan, William Jennings, 1860-1925
History William Jennings Bryan ran for President in 1896 however he did not win the election.
Credit line NO CREDIT
Collection NSHS Permanent Collection