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Finding Aid for the Del Connell Collection of Comic Book Art, 1944-1985
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  • Administrative Information
  • Scope and Content
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Del Connell Collection of Comic Book Art,
    Date (inclusive): 1944-1985
    Collection number: 1518
    Creator: Connell, Del
    Extent: 1 box (0.5 linear ft.) 12 oversize boxes
    Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of Special Collections.
    Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
    Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

    Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

    Restrictions on Access

    COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.

    Additional Physical Form Available

    A copy of the original version of this online finding aid is available at the UCLA Department of Special Collections for in-house consultation and may be obtained for a fee. Please contact:
    • Public Services Division
    • UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections
    • Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
    • Box 951575
    • Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
    • Telephone: 310/825-4988 (10:00 a.m. - 4:45 p.m., Pacific Time)
    • Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu

    Provenance/Source of Acquisition

    Gift of Del and Ruth Connell, 1986-88.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Del Connell Collection of Comic Book Art (Collection 1518). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

    UCLA Catalog Record ID

    UCLA Catalog Record ID: 4232901 

    Scope and Content

    Collection consists primarily of original pencil drawings and comic strip proof sheets for daily and Sunday newspaper comic strips. Also includes original comic book tissue drawings and finished ink comic book art work. Features various cartoon characters including Mickey Mouse, Donald Duck, The Flintstones, Scamp, and Uncle Remus.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Proofs (derivative objects).
    Comic strips.