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Catalog Number 2003.008.0001
Object Name Newspaper
Scope & Content This article is a great satirical look at how Henry Clay was paid in foodstuffs for speaking. It even has a menu with relative values, in terms of speaking, provided for various foods. The article is in the New England Galaxy.
Title "Pudding and Politics"
Collection Henry Clay Memorial Foundation
Notes This copy of the New England Galaxy appears to have been delivered to Henry Clay as indicated by the handwritten label at the top that reads: "Hon. H. Clay." For some reason, the label appears to have been trimmed.