Online shopping from a great selection at books store. Mccutcheon cartoon collection consists of approximate 950 ink drawings for illustrations in 1900 for the newspaper columns named, stories of the streets and stories of the streets and town, and original drawings for cartoons, c. Mccutcheon and george ades charity cartoons during world war i. Dec 09, 2019 reproductions of some of mccutcheons more popular cartoons, and some original pen and ink drawings painted with watercolor are also included in the collection. Mccutcheon throughout his career at the chicago tribune, as well as some print versions of his cartoons. The cartoons were eventually published in book form. Mccutcheon traveled a lot, and spent a lot of time big game hunting in africa.
Covers show heavy edge wear with rubbingscuffing and bumped corners. Trieste publishing has a massive catalogue of classic book titles. Last month, hoosier state chronicles published a story on john t. George ade, on several publications including the popular fables books. Injun summer became a regular fall feature in the tribune. Meine and john merryweather, contains a collection of mccutcheon s drawings.
John tinney mccutcheon was born on may 6, 1870 near south raub in tippecanoe. John tinney mccutcheon was a pulitzer prizewinning american newspa. He used the word illustration to describe the enormous talent and craft that went into a work of art produced to capture a moment in time. He had an international reputation for his political cartoons and was awarded the pulitzer prize for cartoons in 1931. Mccutcheon, american newspaper cartoonist and writer particularly noted for cartoons in which midwestern rural life was treated with gentle, sympathetic humour. Bird center cartoons by john t mccutcheon illustrator. Reliable information about the coronavirus covid19 is available from the world health organization current situation, international travel. This book has been inspected carefully by hand by trained book valuers to ensure the condition. Travel plaza 1, mile post 22 at portage, indiana of the indiana toll road is named after john t. Mccutcheon received the pulitzer prize for cartoons in 1932 for his depressionera cartoon about a victim of bank failure. The project gutenberg ebook of the mysterious stranger, by john t. Publishers red velvet with titles in silver and metal clasp. The mysterious stranger and other cartoons by john t.
The many thousands of books in our collection have been. Cartoons contains a total of approximately 663 original editorial cartoons circa 19041945 drawn by mccutcheon for the chicago tribune as well as two copies. A selection of cartoons by the pulitzer prizewinning american newspaper political cartoonist, john t. Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by project gutenberg. Additionally, he collaborated as an illustrator with his longtime friend from indiana and purdue university, the humorist george ade, on several publications including the popular fables books. Adventurer and inventor of the slow ball when the chicago tribune was a serious newspaper back in the early century, it ran a cartoon on the front page, above the foldevery day. He would later put out a book of his trips, including cartoons of the journeys.
Biography mccutcheon was born near south raub, tippecanoe county, indiana to captain john barr mccutcheon and clara glick mccutcheon. Indianapolis news, november 30, 1917, hoosier state chronicles. Art wood, an awardwinning political cartoonist himself, collected more than 16,000 political cartoons by hundreds of the leading creators of the ungentlemanly art, a phrase that is commonly used to describe this type of graphic satire. Home john tinney mccutcheon collection of editorial cartoons. Cover a little rough with some pieces missing as is typical of books this age. John tinney mccutcheon was a pulitzer prizewinning american newspaper political cartoonist who was known as the dean of american cartoonists. If you have some additional questions about this book before your purchase. It was to show how very cheerful and optimistic life may be in a small town. This book has 221 pages and was uploaded by narfstar on june 16, 2014. Buy cartoons of mccutcheon by john t mccutcheon online at alibris. Our aim is to provide readers with the highest quality reproductions of fiction and nonfiction literature that has stood the test of time. The collection will be of interest to researchers of american political history, early twentiethcentury social attitudes, the world wars, economic concerns, the history of american. Mccutcheon s subjects ranged from politics to human interest, but he was widely known for his gentle depictions of rural life. Cartoons of mccutcheon by john t mccutcheon alibris.
Insides are in nice shape and all the pages are t over the next number of weeks i am going to be offering a lot of old comics oriented material, plat age, and other rarities. Cartoons by mccutcheon john tinney mccutcheon 1903 id. It is unknown if these were already part of the librarys collections. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. In 1931, mccutcheon was awarded a pulitzer prize for the cartoon a wise economist asks a question. Mccutcheon was a fortyyear veteran of the chicago tribune. Mccutcheon cartoons collection archives of american. John tinney mccutcheon may 6, 1870 june 10, 1949 was an american newspaper political cartoonist who was known as the dean of american cartoonists. Check out the new look and enjoy easier access to your favorite features. Publication date 1905 topics american wit and humor, pictorial. In this post, we will be sharing another cartoonists work during the war. Exact reproduction of the original book published in 1906.
Oclcs webjunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle. The spine is worn heavily at the base and crown, the creases are worn but solid. The john tinney mccutcheon collection has approximately 80 cartoons drawn between 1910 and 1919. In the introduction to the book, mccutcheon explained his purpose in drawing the series.
Mccutcheon cartoon collection consists of approximate 950 ink drawings for illustrations in 1900 for the newspaper columns named, stories of the. Meine and john merryweather, contains a collection of mccutcheons drawings. John tinney mccutcheon may 6, 1870 june 10, 1949 was an american newspaper political cartoonist, war correspondent, combat artist, and author who won a pulitzer prize for his 1931 editorial cartoon, a wise economist asks a question, and became known even before his death as the dean of american cartoonists. Affordable and search from millions of royalty free images, photos and vectors. Next on the waiting list of the roosevelt club mccutcheon. An additional 14 cartoons were simultaneously accessioned, but no additional information was recorded. Terrific plat age book by the great cartoonists john t. Mccutcheon was born near south raub, tippecanoe county, indiana to captain john barr mccutcheon and clara glick mccutcheon. After receiving his degree in 1889 from purdue university, lafayette, indiana, mccutcheon went to chicago, where he became a. Mccutcheons first political cartoons were published during the presidential campaign of 1896. Congressman pumphrey, the peoples friend by john t.
Digital comic museum cartoons by mccutcheon 5th ed. The mysterious stranger and other cartoons john tinney. The collection of john tinney mccutcheon cartoons, 18951946 includes 454 original drawings by mccutcheon, most of which appeared on the editorial page. Mccutcheon cartoons collection archives of american art. Rebates, oil trust, antijap movement, coal, and swollen fortunes. The mysterious stranger and other cartoons, by john t.
Slow ball cartoonist by tony garelfrantzen overdrive. Reprinted in 2015 with the help of original edition published long back1903. These cartoons depict a variety of subject matters ranging from mundane domestic legislation to international military events. Political illustrations cartoon america exhibitions.
Mccutcheon 18701949 awarded the pulitzer prize for cartoons in 1931, john t. John tinney mccutcheon 18701949 was a cartoonist on the staff of various chicago newspapers, the chicago record 18891901, the chicago recordherald 19011903, and the chicago tribune 19031946. When the chicago tribune was a serious newspaper back in the early 20 th century, it ran a cartoon on the front page, above the foldevery day. The cartoons in this book are reprinted through the courtesy of the chicago tribune, where most of them first appeared.
Mccutcheon s cartoons provided commentary on presidential races, national politics, societal changes and economic hardships. Mccutcheon this ebook is for the use of anyone anywhere in the united states and most other parts of the world at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever. Jacques reich subjects by this political cartoonist include world war i and ii. This book has 109 pages and was uploaded by lyons on july 11, 2019. This book chronicles mccutcheons adventurefilled life, from his birth on a rural small farm near lafayette in 1870, to his rise as the dean of american cartoonists. Summary newspaper clipping of cartoon showing a large roosevelt club atop the smarting heads of men labeled insurance grafter, r. Previous owners name on inside front cover 100% satisfaction guaranteed. Aug 08, 2019 free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by project gutenberg. His famous cartoon, injun summer, originally published in 1907, was a celebration of autumn through childlike imagination and made an annual appearance in the tribune each. Free file downloads, online comic viewer, plus a helpful, knowledgeable community.
The occurrence of world war i obviously influenced mccutcheon and his work. Discount prices on books by mccutcheon, including titles like private client business 2018 bound volume. Cartoons by john t mccutcheon, 97811405272, available at book depository with free delivery worldwide. Numerous and frequentlyupdated resource results are available from this search. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. John tinney mccutcheon collection of editorial cartoons.
Baby new year 1905 chases old 1904 into the history books in this john t. Mccutcheon papers are divided into five series containing both visual and textual works by mccutcheon as well as biographical information. Mccutcheon donated 65 of the cartoons prior to 1974. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, usin. Books must be used in special collections reading room during service hours or by appointment.
There is also a remarque proof, 1909, of an etching of theodore roosevelt by jacques reich. Mccutcheon was the first tribune staff member to earn the coveted pulitzer prize for his poignant 1931 cartoon about a victim of bank failure at the height of the great depression. He received a pulitzer prize in 1932 for a cartoon dealing with bank failure. Born with an itch for adventure, mccutcheon served as a world war i correspondent, combat artist, occasional feature writer, portrait artist, and world traveler. At the record mccutcheon began a series of pictures and text describing life in the fictional illinois town he called bird center. Cartoons by mccutcheon misc fun stuff comic book plus. The brown boards with darker brown decoration and brown cloth spine are worn at the edges, the decoration is quite solid, with a few scrapes. Bird center cartoons john t mccutcheon illustrator published by a c mcclurg, 1904.
The best site for downloading free public domain golden age comic books. As a correspondent, he covered the spanish american war, the philippine insurrection, and the south african boer war. Mccutcheon, who was known as the dean of american cartoonists. Mccutcheon also published illustrations for several books by george ade, a fellow indianan and purdue graduate whose humorous fables. See more ideas about books, book worms and i love books. And for over 40 years, that cartoon was drawn by john mccutcheon, an unlikely suspect.196 183 1335 353 135 1303 1355 1525 107 1252 48 1523 1316 177 349 1394 1232 443 1501 81 178 1019 147 1030 261 1413 243 269 296 1298 297 41 468 195 824 335