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I Would Na Strike Ye When Ye're Down, But I'll Just Cap Ye Over With Your Big Sins [caricature montrant l'hon. Alexander Mackenzie et Sir JOhn A. Macdonald]. 


7 février 1874

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1 Estampe : photo-lithographie
Inventory no.: cin

Scope and content

A cartoon from the Canadian Illustrated News depicting Alexander Mackenzie as Hercules carrying in one hand a club that reads Death to Bribery and Corruption while in the other hand he is covering Macdonald with a funnel that reads Bribery, Corruption, Fraud, and Extravagance
The Canadian Illustrated News volumes are located in the National Archives Library, and are also available on microfilm. See also Andrea Retfalvi's published guide for further information.

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Copy negative C-061069
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Terms of use

Crédit: Bibliothèque et Archives Canada
Droit d'auteur: Expiré

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Additional information

Enlever de: Publication: Publié dans Canadian Illustrated News, 7 février 1874, p. 81.

Subject heading

1. politique.
2. social.
3. / Mackenzie, Alexander // Macdonald, Sir John A. // Mythology /.


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