Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject HeadingsScope Note: Here are entered works on the history and art of drawing political cartoons. Works consisting of general collections of political cartoons are entered under World politics--Caricatures and cartoons. Works consisting of collections of political cartoons pertaining to a specific region, country, city, etc., are entered under the name of the place with subdivision History--Caricatures and cartoons or Politics and government--Caricatures and cartoons.
Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:
Call Number: MS 1557
Overview: The collection is comprised of thirteen scrapbooks compiled by Lawrence Gordon of Durban, South Africa, an engineer and collector of Africana. The scrapbooks are filled with clippings primarily of political cartoons from South African and English newspapers and journals. The clippings are arranged in loose chronological order and they cover a variety of subjects.
Call Number: GEN MSS 96
Overview: The David Low Papers contain correspondence, manuscripts of books and articles, illustrated lectures, letters to the editor, speeches, radio and television scripts, published drawings, Christmas and menu cards, and personal papers that document aspects of the life and career of David Low.
Dates: 1897-1985, bulk 1920-1963
Call Number: AOB 62
Overview: 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.
Call Number: GEN MSS 1693
Overview: The James Stevenson Papers contains personal and literary correspondence, original artwork, writings, notes, personal papers, clippings, photographs, and audiovisual material documenting the life and career of American cartoonist and children's book author James Stevenson. The bulk of the collection consists of drafts of writings and illustrations for children's books, illustrated memoirs, and young adult novels, as well as cartoons, writings, and illustrations submitted to The New Yorker and...
Dates: 1902-2017, bulk 1945-2016
Call Number: Ms Coll 67
Overview: 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...
Call Number: YCAL MSS 747
Overview: The Garry Trudeau papers, spanning from 1967 to 2017, contain notebooks, research, correspondence, business papers, photographs, artwork, audiovisual materials, and writings. The papers also contain materials related to Garry Trudeau's work in theater and screen productions, several lines of merchandise, and various awards and recognitions.