Tammany Excise Law
Nast depicts New York corruption under Tammany Hall Ring. Nast’s shadows of forthcoming events predicted Tammany excising the law at the Rum Hole. A board of excise appointed by some local authority.
KeywordsNew York, tammany hall, cartoonist, political cartoons, caricatures, thomas nast, kthomasnast, Harper's Weekly, new york corruption, Tammany Hall Ring, Rum Hole, street fight
Paine, Albert Bigelow Th. Nast: His Period and His Pictures (New York, NY: The Macmillan Company, 1904)