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Nast, Thomas

Pronunciation: /nast/
(1840–1902), US political cartoonist; born in Germany. He was a staff artist at Harper’s Weekly 1861–86 and creator of the Republican elephant and the Democratic donkey symbols, as well as of the US image of Santa Claus.

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