Tweed as the Brains at the New York Convention
Nast depicts New York corruption as Tweed is “the brains” at the New York state convention. This is one of the most famous of Nast’s caricatures.
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Paine, Albert Bigelow Th. Nast: His Period and His Pictures (New York, NY: The Macmillan Company, 1904)