The Monroe Doctrine as Roosevelt's "Big Gun"

Title

The Monroe Doctrine as Roosevelt's "Big Gun"

Subject

The Monroe Doctrine and Theodore Roosevelt

Description

Backed by the power of the U.S. Navy, Roosevelt aims a large gun at Europe, represented by a monarch with "claims" in hand, attempting to reach Santo Domingo.

Date

unknown

Rights

Common Use

Format

390 x 429 pixels, jpeg

Type

Still Image/Political Cartoon

Identifier

Theodore Roosevelt/Monroe Doctrine/Big Gun

Coverage

United States/Europe/Caribbean/Santo Domingo

Files

trmonroecart.jpg
Date Added
May 5, 2014
Collection
American Imperialism
Tags
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Citation
“The Monroe Doctrine as Roosevelt's "Big Gun",” The Struggle for Puerto Rican Autonomy, accessed August 20, 2017, http://aguil079.omeka.net/items/show/22.