Giddap!

Title

Giddap!

Subject

Lucas, Scott Wike, 1892-1968
United States. Congress
Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972
Presidents
Rayburn, Sam, 1882-1961
Dogs
Democratic donkey (Symbolic character)
Republican elephant (Symbolic character)

Description

A political cartoon depicts Harry S. Truman, the 33rd President of the United States riding a hobby horse, whipping "White House stooges in Congress," Senate Majority Leader Scott W. Lucas and House Minority Leader Sam Rayburn. The Democratic donkey labeled "Party Support" glares and kicks at the trio while the Republican elephant observes the scene from a distance. 

Image signature: "To Sen. Scott Lucas, with personal regards, Joe Parrish."

Creator

Parrish, Joe

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Rights

The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum holds all rights and permissions.

Format

jpg

Language

eng

Identifier

401426
Scott W. Lucas Collection

Original Format

1949-XX-XX
sketch
b&w
1

Physical Dimensions

38 x 37 cm

Citation

Parrish, Joe, “Giddap!,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed October 20, 2021, https://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/21203.