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Title Balch Broadside Collection
Date c.1850-1898
Document Type Ephemera; Illustration
Publisher Information The Wasp, San Francisco; Puck, New York
Reference PG278
Library / Archive Historical Society of Pennsylvania
Collection Name Balch Broadsides: Satirical Cartoons c.1850-1898
Description Negatives and prints of broadsides, largely form 'Puck' and 'The Wasp'. Contains political and social or ethnic cartoons, drawings of arriving immigrants and miscellany from a variety of magazines, pamphlets, and posters.
Theme(s) Permanent Settlement and Successive Generations; Politics, Legislation and Governance
Nationality Irish; English; Chinese; Russian; French; American
People Gladstone, Prime Minister William Ewart; Parnell, Charles Stewart; Hayes, Rutherford B
Keywords journalism, politics, employment, immigrant, assisted emigration, activism, citizenship, colonialism, remigration, emigration control, finance, housing, law, satire, social class, Catholicism, exclusion
Additional Information Please note: Some of the metadata for this document has been taken from the Historical Society of Pennsylvania catalogue.
Language English
Copyright Historical Society of Pennsylvania