America’s Master

America’s Master

James Frank Sullivan (1863-1936)

Fun (5 July 1882): 4

The cartoon comments upon Irish-American support for the Fenians by mockingly pointing to the fact that Jonathan (the United States) has proclaimed the Monroe Doctrine of non-interference yet is itself so enslaved by the Irish vote that it permits interference in the U. K.'s affairs.

Courtesy of the Suzy Covey Comic Book Collection in the George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida.

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  • Amy E. Martin on the Fenians
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