This scrapbook, compiled by Michael J. Dunn, contains clippings of various newspaper articles. A wide variety of topics are covered in these articles, including the Spanish-American War, religion, Milwaukee fires, Irish music, and poetry, as well as humorous stories of the time. Below the gallery, links are listed to provide background information on some of the more obscure topics.
The American Protective Association: an American anti-Catholic society.
The U.S.S. Iowa: a battleship used during the Spanish-American War.
General Blanco: Ramon Blanco y Erenas, Captain General of Cuba at the outbreak of the Spanish-American War.
Cervera: Pascual Cervera y Topete, admiral of the Spanish Caribbean Squadron during the Spanish-American War.