Library of Congress
Cropped, sized, and prepared for use here by John Osborne, Dickinson College, December 16, 2008.
Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division
Prints Collection, Library of Congress
Published by James G. Varney, New York City. The 1856 election cartoon catalogues recent anti-Democratic complaints, including slave holders' designs on Cuba, the burning of Lawrence, Kansas, the beating of Charles Sumner, and the continued Democratic support for slavery.