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Civil War, Union, public finances

Frank Leslie's Budget of Fun
March 01, 1864

Sub-entries:  
- Britain and
- Confederate public finances and
- Davis, Jefferson Finis, 1808-1889
- France and
- John Bull and
- Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
- Napoleon III, 1808-1873
- treasury as a moneybag or purse
"FINAL ISSUE OF THE WAR--THE LONGEST PURSE WINS."


Frank Leslie's Budget of Fun
April 01, 1864

Sub-entries:  
- Chase, Salmon Portland, 1808-1873
- Confederate public finances and
- gold specie
- government bonds
- greenbacks (fiat paper currency)
- Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
- rising sun, as a
- treasury notes
- Union Army and
"SYMPTOMS OF SPRING--UNCLE ABRAM'S CROP BEGINS TO SHOOT."


Frank Leslie's Budget of Fun
September 01, 1864

Sub-entries:  
- Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
- presidential campaign and election, 1864
"THE POLITICAL BLONDIN."


Punch
May 24, 1862

Sub-entries:  
- Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
- New Orleans capture and
"THE NEW ORLEANS PLUM."


Punch
August 23, 1862

Sub-entries:  
- Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
- taxation, federal
"LINCOLN'S TWO DIFFICULTIES."


Punch
November 05, 1864

Sub-entries:  
- Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
- national debt
"THE AMERICAN BROTHERS; OR, 'HOW WILL THEY GET OUT OF IT?'"


Punch
December 03, 1864

Sub-entries:  
- Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
- national credit
- presidential campaign and election, 1864
"THE FEDERAL PHOENIX."


Fun
January 25, 1862

Sub-entries:  
- Chase, Salmon Portland, 1808-1873
- greenbacks (fiat paper currency)
- Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
"PAY AWAY, LADS!"


Fun
February 21, 1863

Sub-entries:  
- Chase, Salmon Portland, 1808-1873
- Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
- national debt
"YANKEE PANCAKES."


Fun
May 30, 1863

Sub-entries:  
- Chase, Salmon Portland, 1808-1873
- dependents, widows and children
- Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
- Union army command changes and
"THE SETTLING DAY."


Fun
September 26, 1863

Sub-entries:  
- Irish-Americans and
- Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
- taxation, federal
- Union military draft and
"TO THE WEST--TO THE WEST, TO THE LAND OF THE FREE!!"


Fun
October 17, 1863

Sub-entries:  
- Chase, Salmon Portland, 1808-1873
- Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
- national debt
- presidential campaign and election, 1864
- Seward, William Henry, 1801-1872
- taxation, federal
"THE SOWERS."


Fun
November 07, 1863

Sub-entries:  
- Chase, Salmon Portland, 1808-1873
- Constitution, United States
- greenbacks (fiat paper currency)
- Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
- states rights and
- Washington, George, 1732-1799
"THE YANKEE GUY FAWKES."


Harper's Weekly
October 19, 1861

Sub-entries:  
- Cobb, Howell, 1815-1868
- Davis, Jefferson Finis, 1808-1889
- Floyd, John Buchanan, 1806-1863
- Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
- national loan to finance the war
- Slidell, John, 1793-1871
- Toombs, Robert Augustus, 1810-1885
"GOT THE RIGHT WEAPON AT LAST."


New York Illustrated News
August 26, 1861

Sub-entries:  
- British loan rejected
- Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
- Scott, Winfield, 1786-1866
"JOHN BULL AND THE AMERICAN LOAN."


Yankee Notions
May 01, 1863

Sub-entries:  
- gold panic (price crash)
- greenbacks (fiat paper currency)
- Jewish gold investors and
- Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
"TERRIFIC EXPLOSION OF THE GOLD BUBBLE IN THE CAMP OF THE CHILDREN OF ISRAEL."


 

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