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At a Glance
A teaching collection of original comic art, some of unknown origin, much of which sheds light on various historical styles or techniques. Accompanied by several comic books and Big Little Books. Includes 29 pieces of daily newspaper strip art, 3 pieces of Sunday newspaper strip art, 6 single-panel cartoons, 2 comic book pages, and four pieces of related comics material, such as printing plates and ephemera.
Using the Collection
Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Restrictions on Access
You will need to make an appointment in advance to use this collection material in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room. You can schedule an appointment once you've submitted your request through your Special Collections Research Account.
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This collection has no restrictions.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction
Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. The RBML maintains ownership of the physical material only. Copyright remains with the creator and his/her heirs. The responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Comic Art Collection; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
2015.2016.M157: Source of acquisition--Curator: Karen Green. Method of acquisition--Purchase; Date of acquisition--5/26/2016.
2016.2017.M112: Source of acquisition--Curator: Karen Green. Method of acquisition--Purchase; Date of acquisition--1/23/2017.
About the Finding Aid / Processing Information
Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Collection-level record describing unprocessed material made public in summer 2018 as part of the Hidden Collections initiative.
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History / Biographical Note
Biographical / Historical
Comic art collection.