Before the Morrill Tariff. After the Morrill Tariff. BLACK AMERICANA.

Before the Morrill Tariff. After the Morrill Tariff.

New York. Harper's Weekly. 04-20- 1861.
Half page black and white wood engraving from April 20, 1861 Harper's Weekly, image approximately 5 x 9 1/2 inches on 16 x 11 inch sheet. Dampstaining to upper right corner, a few faint foxing spots, light toning and soiling to paper. Good condition. A political cartoon concerning the Morrill Tariff adopted in 1861, showing the political posturing associated with the tariff: Mr. Bull protecting an African American man before the tariff, and having no use for him afterwards, taunting him. Item #44011

Price: $35.00

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