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Guide to the King Features Syndicate Cartoon Drawings and Proof Sheets
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Collection processed by Larry Weimer

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on June 18, 2022
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Scope and Contents

The collection holds 12 original drawings of editorial cartoons by Kenneth Russell Chamberlain and by Clive R. Weed, and 50 proof sheets of newspaper comics, syndicated by King Features. Four of the comics are from Walt Disney Enterprises. The other 46 comics are from a variety of cartoonists, written and drawn for both Sunday and daily papers. They encompass both humorous and adventure/action types of comics.


The collection is organized in three series:

Series I. Editorial Cartoons (12)

Series II. Comic Strips. King Features Syndicate (46)

Series III. Comic Strips. Walt Disney Enterprises (4)