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4: American Empire

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  • “School Begins,” Puck, January 25, 1899.

    A political cartoon in Puck magazine on January 25, 1899, captures the mind-set of American imperialists. Library of Congress.

    Thumbnail: Political cartoon (1899) depicting the great hand of the United States smashing down upon Filipino revolutionary Emilio Aguinaldo who led an uprising against the U.S. in 1899-1901. (Public Domain; Halrymple, PUCK Magazine)

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