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(Gunderson) James and Peter Coha Comic Book Collection
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  • Conditions Governing Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Scope and Content of Collection

  • Contributing Institution: University of California, Santa Cruz
    Title: James Gunderson and Peter Coha Comic Book Collection
    Creator: Gunderson, James L.
    Creator: Coha, Peter
    Identifier/Call Number: MS.472
    Physical Description: 39.5 Linear Feet 66 boxes
    Date (inclusive): 1959-2017
    Language of Material: English .

    Conditions Governing Access

    Collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Property rights for this collection reside with the University of California. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. The publication or use of any work protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use for research or educational purposes requires written permission from the copyright owner. Responsibility for obtaining permissions, and for any use rests exclusively with the user. For more information on copyright or to order a reproduction, please visit guides.library.ucsc.edu/speccoll/reproduction-publication.

    Preferred Citation

    James Gunderson and Peter Coha Comic Book Collection. MS 472. Special Collections and Archives, University Library, University of California, Santa Cruz.

    Acquisition Information

    Donated by James L. Gunderson and Peter Coha.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    This collection consists of over 2,840 comic books predominantly published by Marvel Comics. The majority of the Marvel comics were produced during the Silver and Bronze Ages of Comic Books, which is characterized by the popularization of the superhero genre. Included are issues featuring the first appearance of Spiderman, The X-Men, and others. Also included are non-Marvel comics published by several other comic book publishers, which are arranged into separate series.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Comic books, strips, etc.
    Comics (Graphic works)
    Gunderson, James L.
    Coha, Peter