Roosevelt As the Rising Sun of Yankee Imperialism

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Roosevelt As the Rising Sun of Yankee Imperialism

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Creator:

Opisso

Publication:

Review of Reviews 

Publication Date:

March 1905

Description:

As part of the terms that ended the Spanish-American War in 1898, the United States gained control of the Philippines, Puerto Rico and Cuba. While many Americans decried imperial expansion, many others welcomed it. President Theodore Roosevelt, especially, was an advocate for a more aggressive US foreign policy and for American imperial expansion. This cartoon presents a Spanish view of the new American Imperialism.

Source:

The Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Museum at Ohio State University