Thomas Nast / Well may the West ask, 'is this the civilized East?' / 1886?Thomas Nast
Well may the West ask, 'is this the civilized East?'

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Creator Name: Nast, Thomas
Creator Role: Artist
Creator Dates/Places: 1840-1902
Creator Name-CRT: Thomas Nast
Title: Well may the West ask, 'is this the civilized East?'
View: Unphotographed
Creation Start Date: 1886
Creation End Date: 1886
Creation Date: 1886?
Object Type: Drawings and Watercolors
Classification Term: Editorial cartoons
Materials and Techniques: pen and ink
Materials and Techniques: pen and ink
Parts and Pieces: 1
Dimensions: unmeasured
AMICA Contributor: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division
Owner Location: Washington, DC, USA
ID Number: DLC/PP-1986:0109
Credit Line: Courtesy of The Library of Congress
Subject Terms: Corruption.
Context: Buffalo Bill Cody, Indians, and cowboys watching Board of Aldermen on 'bribery box' pouring money from a sack while men in a jury box sit under a sign 'we do not agree.'
Related Document Description: Published in: Harper's weekly, Dec. 4, 1886, p. 785.
Related Work Description: Cabinet of American Illustration (Library of Congress)
Link to Work: (DLC)95849474
AMICA ID: LOC_.cai96002624/PP
AMICA Library Year: 1999
Media Metadata Rights: Unphotographed

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