Political Cartoons and the Election of 1896 Directions



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Political Cartoons and the Election of 1896
Directions: 8 political cartoons related to the election of 1896 between McKinley and Bryan have been provided below. Use your knowledge of the two candidates and the information provided below to determine which candidate each cartoon seems to support.
Background Information:





Bryan

McKinley

Political Party (Symbol)

Democrat (Donkey)

Republican (Elephant)

Home State

Nebraska

Ohio

Region of Support

South & West

Northeast

Key Supporters

Farmers & Workers

Businessmen

Location of Nominating Convention

Chicago

St. Louis




  • Note: During the Civil War, the South’s economy suffered greatly. In part, this was due to inflation caused by the Confederate government’s decision to print more and more money.


Cartoon #

For McKinley or Bryan?

How Can You Tell?


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