Part V: John Bull & Uncle Sam, Frenemies

Sometimes, with perhaps one of the more infamous occasions being the American Revolutionary War / United States War of Independence / That Time England Lost Some Colonies, Uncle Sam and John Bull don’t get along:

"Lest we forget," in [Scrapbook of political cartoons from American newspapers] circa 1890-1920. Newberry call number: scrapbook – oversize NC1420 .S37.

“Lest we forget,” in [Scrapbook of political cartoons from American newspapers] circa 1890-1920. Newberry Library scrapbook – oversize NC1420 .S37.

[Scrapbook of political cartoons from American newspapers] circa 1890-1920. Newberry call number: scrapbook – oversize NC1420 .S37.

[Scrapbook of political cartoons from American newspapers] circa 1890-1920. Newberry Library scrapbook – oversize NC1420 .S37.

[Scrapbook of political cartoons from American newspapers] circa 1890-1920. Newberry call number: scrapbook – oversize NC1420 .S37.

[Scrapbook of political cartoons from American newspapers] circa 1890-1920. Newberry Library scrapbook – oversize NC1420 .S37.

[Scrapbook of political cartoons from American newspapers] circa 1890-1920. Newberry call number: scrapbook – oversize NC1420 .S37.

[Scrapbook of political cartoons from American newspapers] circa 1890-1920. Newberr Library scrapbook – oversize NC1420 .S37.

[Scrapbook of political cartoons from American newspapers] circa 1890-1920. Newberry call number: scrapbook – oversize NC1420 .S37.

[Scrapbook of political cartoons from American newspapers] circa 1890-1920. Newberry Library scrapbook – oversize NC1420 .S37.

Abe Lincoln vol 2- Newberry NEH 2014 p 121

Abraham Lincoln: His Path to the Presidency by Albert Shaw, page 121, courtesy of the Newberry Library

Abe Lincoln vol 2- Newberry NEH 2014 p 221

Abraham Lincoln: His Path to the Presidency by Albert Shaw, page 221, courtesy of the Newberry Library

See also:

– Part I: Representations of the US & UK

– Part II: Representations of UK & US Cooperation

– Part III: John Bull & Uncle Sam, a friendship to the end

– Part IV: John & Jonathan, BFFFL

Advertisements
This entry was posted in Category Awesome and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s