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The bull over-drove: or the drivers in danger

The bull over-drove: or the drivers in danger

Item Information

Title:
The bull over-drove: or the drivers in danger
Description:
The British bull tramples on the body of Sandwich while simultaneously kicking Lord North and other ministers while threatening an American Indian, a Frenchman, and a Spaniard.
Date:
February 21, 1780
Format:
Prints
Genre:
Political cartoons
Engravings
Location:
Boston Public Library
Print Department
American related cartoons, BM 5548 - BM 5731 (shelf locator)
Collection (local):
Americana Collection
Subjects:
Politics & government
Bulls
Animal attacks
Indians of North America
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783
Sandwich, John Montagu, Earl of, 1718-1792
North, Frederick, Lord, 1732-1792
Sackville, George Germain, Viscount, 1716-1785
Places:
United Kingdom
Extent:
1 print : engraving ; 9 3/4 x 13 3/4 in.
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Terms of Use:
No known copyright restrictions.
No known restrictions on use.
Publisher:
London : Publish'd as the Act directs by I. Harris, Sweetings Alley Cornhill
Notes:
Title from item.
References: British Museum number 5640. American Revolution in Drawings and Prints number 810.
Language:
English
Accession #:
11_03_000033