Caption: Caught!

Source/Date: Daily Graphic, August 7, 1878

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Creator: Unknown

Remarks: Jay Gould as a small boy stealing railroad apples off of Vanderbilt's tree. Gould had been speculating in a number of Vanderbilt lines in the midwest at this time including, as the image suggests, the Lake Shore and the Michigan Central.

Keywords: Vanderbilt, Cornelius; Lake Shore Railroad; Michigan Central Railroad; Union Pacific Railroad; New York Central Railroad; Delaware, Lackawanna & Western Railroad; Southern Pacific Railroad; Chicago & North Western Railroad