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Nast, Thomas, 1840-1902



  • Existence: 1840 - 1902


Thomas Nast (1840-1902), German-born American caricaturist and editorial cartoonist.

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Samuel Bowles papers

Call Number: MS 94

The papers include correspondence, legal documents, petitions, pamphlets, and printed material of Samuel Bowles, journalist and political activist. As editor of the influential Springfield Republican, Bowles was a prominent national voice on many public issues during the mid-nineteenth century and included in the papers is correspondence from a number of national political and business figures.

Dates: 1852-1893

Thomas Nast Collection

Call Number: AOB 62

The Thomas Nast Collection documents satirical political illustrations drawn by Nast and published in newspapers and other serial publications in the late 19th century. The publications represented include Harper’s Weekly, the New York Illustrated News, and the Evening Post.

Dates: 1860-1905

Sketch and signature, 1882, 1892

 Part of Collection — Box 14: [Barcode: 39002137170230], Folder: GROUP 279, F-1
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents:

Pen and ink caricature, signed, Feb 17, 1882; and signature on a card, Feb 26, 1892.

Dates: 1882, 1892

The Bert Hansen collection of medicine and public health in popular graphic art

Call Number: Ms Coll 67
Abstract: The collection comprises material collected by medical historian Bert Hansen to document depictions of medicine and public health presented to the general population of the United States from the mid-19th through early 21st centuries. Contents of the collection were produced between 1850 and 2010 and include complete and partial issues of periodical publications, prints, posters, film publicity materials, product brochures and promotional materials, calendars, and photocopies of related...
Dates: 1850-2010