Analyze the cartoon below titled “The Greatest Department Store on Earth,”
magazine (November 29, 1899).
How does this artist depict the American economy during the Gilded Age?
Uncle Sam standing behind the counter at "Uncle Sam's Department Store" where there
is a "Great Sale Now Going On Inside"; the store is filled with representatives of
"Germany, England, France, Russia, Italy, Mexico, Japan, China, Austria" and Turkey,
who are anxious to purchase such commodities as "Steel Rails, Machinery, Provisions,