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Al Hirschfeld "1945 Dramatic Prize Winners", 1945

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#1987
Bib ID 13686162 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Hirschfeld, Al
Title Al Hirschfeld "1945 Dramatic Prize Winners", 1945
Physical Description 1 drawings (Folder)
Language(s) No linguistic content; Not applicable .

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Content Description

This drawing by Al Hirschfeld was made just as he was hitting his artistic stride. It features actors in both a Pulitzer Prize-winning play and a Tennessee Williams play, as well as an actor who co-founded the American Negro Theatre in Harlem.

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Conditions Governing Access

This item is located on site.

Conditions Governing Use

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. Permission to publish material from the collection must be requested from the Rare Book and Manuscript Library (RBML). The RBML approves permission to publish that which it physically owns; the responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Al Hirschfeld "1945 Dramatic Prize Winners"; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Subject Headings

The subject headings listed below are found in this collection. Links below allow searches at Columbia University through the Archival Collections Portal and through CLIO, the catalog for Columbia University Libraries, as well as ArchiveGRID, a catalog that allows users to search the holdings of multiple research libraries and archives.

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"CUL Collections:"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
Drawing -- 20th century Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
O'Neal, Frederick, 1905-1992 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Pulitzer Prizes Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Taylor, Laurette, 1884-1946 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Albert Hirschfeld, (1903-2003) was an American caricature artist who became famous for his drawings of show-business personalities appearing in The New York Times; TV Guide; Life Magazine; American Mercury; Look Magazine; The New York Times Magazine; The New Masses; and Seventeen Magazine. He also illustrated many books in color.