In this 1864 Thomas Nast cartoon Abraham Lincoln is depicted as a monkey and Gen. George B. McClellan, his Democratic opponent in the presidential race, as a dog. The rat symbolizes the White House. “Don’t You Wish You May Get it?” is the caption.
In this 1864 Thomas Nast cartoon Abraham Lincoln is depicted as a monkey and Gen. George B. McClellan, his Democratic opponent in the presidential race, as a dog. The rat symbolizes the White House. “Don’t You Wish You May Get it?” is the caption.
In this 1864 Thomas Nast cartoon Abraham Lincoln is depicted as a monkey and Gen. George B. McClellan, his Democratic opponent in the presidential race, as a dog. The rat symbolizes the White House. “Don’t You Wish You May Get it?” is the caption.