- What message was the artist trying to convey through this image? Provide the evidence that led you to this conclusion.
- Select the three most significant details in the image and explain why you chose them. Focus on both the context surrounding the source and the author's perspective.
- What type of emotional response was the image designed to bring about? Provide the evidence that led you to this conclusion.
Nast, Thomas, "Death at the polls, and free from "federal interference" / Th. Nast," Harper's Weekly, 1879. Courtesy of Library of Congress