Joseph M. Huston's Bronze Heads Political Cartoon

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Title

Joseph M. Huston's Bronze Heads Political Cartoon

Subject

Background

Description

Rumors that the bronze heads that Joseph M. Huston wanted on the bronze doors to the capitol building were actually modeled after the members of the the Capitol Building Commission resulted in many political cartoons like this one from 1908 in the Philadelphia Record, mocking Huston, the doors, and the commissioners.

Creator

Alyssa Vorbeck

Source

Pennsylvania State Archives, Joseph M. Huston

Publisher

Messiah College Department of History

Date

05/02/2014

Contributor

Pennsylvania State Archives

Rights

Messiah College Department of History

Format

TIFF

Language

en

Type

Still Image

Coverage

Harrisburg
1908

Original Format

newspaper article