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