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Manuel Rosenberg papers, 1920-1950

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#1087
Bib ID 4079587 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Rosenberg, Manuel, 1897-1967
Title Manuel Rosenberg papers, 1920-1950
Physical Description 1 linear feet (2 boxes)
Language(s) English .
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Arrangement

Arrangement

Arranged.

Description

Summary

A collection of more than 300 drawings and sketches. Notable are the 60 sheets of drawings made during his trip to Russia in the company of other western journalists. The major portion of the collection comprises the file of sketches and caricatures of leading personalities in public life and the arts made by Rosenberg from the 1920s to the 1950s, including those of Jane Addams; George Arliss; Max Baer; Theda Bara; Enrico Caruso; Feodor Chaliapin; Ina Claire; Walter Damrosch; Jack Dempsey; Elsie Janis; Beatrice Lillie; Groucho Marx; Mae Murray; Ezio Pinza; William Howard Taft; Peggy Wood; Israel Zangwill; and numerous other entertainers, sportsmen, politicians, and writers

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.

This collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material at least three business days in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.

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.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Manuel Rosenberg papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

Accruals

Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. Contact rbml@columbia.edu for more information.

Ownership and Custodial History

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. James G. Strobridge, 1973.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Source of acquisition--Strobridge, Mrs. James G. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--1973. Accession number--M-1973.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Entered in AMC 11/28/90.

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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Genre/Form

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Artists' proofs Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Caricatures Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Cartoons (working drawings) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Drawings (visual works) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Political cartoons Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Sketchbooks Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Sketches Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Addams, Jane, 1860-1935 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Arliss, George, 1868-1946 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Artists Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Baer, Max F (Max Frank), 1912- Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Bara, Theda, 1885-1955 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Caricatures and cartoons Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Cartoonists Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Caruso, Enrico, 1873-1921 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Catalogs Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Chaliapin, Fyodor Ivanovich, 1873-1938 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Claire, Ina, 1892-1985 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Commercial art Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Damrosch, Walter, 1862-1950 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Dempsey, Jack, 1895-1983 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Illustrated books Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Illustrators Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Janis, Elsie, 1889-1956 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Lillie, Beatrice, 1894-1989 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Magazine covers Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Magazine illustration Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Marx, Groucho, 1890-1977 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Murray, Mae, 1885-1965 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Pinza, Ezio Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Taft, William H (William Howard), 1857-1930 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Wood, Peggy, 1892-1978 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Zangwill, Israel, 1864-1926 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Noted illustrator, cartoonist, and writer who was for many years the chief artist for the Scripps-Howard chain of newspapers.