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High Places in Government Like Steep Rocks only Accessible to Eagles and Reptiles

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Date made: April 1836
Maker: Robinson, Henry R.
Place: New York, New York
Image size: Image: 10 1/2 x 15 1/5 in.; 26.67 x 38.608 cm
ID number: DL*60.3336
Negative number: 2003-19912


Description:

Black and white print; a statue of George Washington is at the pinnacle of a mountain. A caricature of Andrew Jackson with the body of a tortoise descends the mountain saying "Here I go full of glory! Martin my boy look out for Harrison he'll be down on you like an eagle." A caricature of William Henry Harrison with the body of an eagle swoops in from the right on a the head of Martin Van Buren with the body of a snake. Both have replies with additional dialog and phrases that appear on the print.