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Following the piper / Keppler.

Following the piper / Keppler. Illustration shows "J.P. Morgan" as a huge piper, playing a pipe labeled "Merger", leading a pack of diminutive corporate investors labeled "Ship Owner, Bank Pres., Wal ... show more

Following the piper / Keppler.
1 print : chromolithograph.
Illustration shows "J.P. Morgan" as a huge piper, playing a pipe labeled "Merger", leading a pack of diminutive corporate investors labeled "Ship Owner, Bank Pres., Wall Str. Operator, Rail R. Magnate, Broker, [and] Corpor[a]tion Lawyer" followed by the general populace, among them a "Reporter" with a large-frame camera balanced on his knee. In the background, European countries show their displeasure.
  • Title from item.
  • Caption: His music enchants the world.
  • Illus. in: Puck, v. 52, no. 1333 (1902 September 17), centerfold.
  • Copyright 1902 by Keppler & Schwarzmann.
  • Miscellaneous Items in High Demand
  • Morgan, J. Pierpont--(John Pierpont),--1837-1913.
  • Corporate mergers--United States--1900-1910.
  • Capitalists & financiers--United States--1900-1910.
  • Pied Piper of Hamelin (Legendary character)
  • Cartoons (Commentary)--1900-1910.
  • Chromolithographs--Color--1900-1910.
  • Periodical illustrations--1900-1910.
Keppler, Udo J., 1872-1956, artist
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Photo provided courtesy of the United States Library of Congress.