Finding Aid for the P.W. Cromwell Detroit Political Cartoons Collection LSC.0280

Finding aid prepared by Manuscripts Division staff, 1998; machine-readable finding aid created by Caroline Cubé.
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Arts and Humanities--JournalismSocial Sciences--Political Science --GeneralGeographical (by Place) --United States (excluding California)--Michigan

Contributing Institution: UCLA Library Special Collections
Title: P.W. Cromwell Detroit Political Cartoons collection
Creator: Cromwell, P.W.
Identifier/Call Number: LSC.0280
Physical Description: 1 unknown (1 oversize box)
Date (inclusive): 1910-1930
Physical Location: Stored off-site. All requests to access special collections material must be made in advance using the request button located on this page.
Language of Material: Materials are in English.

Restrictions on Access

Open for research. All requests to access special collections materials must be made in advance using the request button located on this page.

Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

Property rights to the physical objects belong to UCLA Library Special Collections. All other 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.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], P.W. Cromwell Detroit Political Cartoons Collection (Collection 280). UCLA Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

Provenance/Source of Acquisition

Gift of Lewis Stern, 1979.

Processing Information

Processed by Manuscripts Division staff, 1998.
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UCLA Catalog Record ID

UCLA Catalog Record ID: 999645663606533 

Scope and Content

Collection consists of 28 pen and ink drawings with captions by cartoonist P.W. Cromwell about political issues in Detroit, Michigan from 1910-30.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Political cartoons.
Cartoonists -- Michigan -- Detroit -- Archives.
Online resources.
Cromwell, P.W.--Archives.


Pen and Ink Drawings

box 1, folder 1

Bye Bye Blackbird.

box 1, folder 2

Take The Right Road - Governor.

box 1, folder 3

A Scrappy Cat.

box 1, folder 4

Some - Baby!

box 1, folder 5

Twinkle Twinkle Little Star.

box 1, folder 6


box 1, folder 7

Who Is To Blame?

box 1, folder 8

To A Finish?

box 1, folder 9

One Rotten Apple Can Spoil A Whole Barrel.

box 1, folder 10

Now Open.

box 1, folder 11

Who's Responsible (Additional Drawing On Verso).

box 1, folder 12

The Final Smoke.

box 1, folder 13

Closing In.

box 1, folder 14

Let's Take A Look!

box 1, folder 15

A Man Without A Platform (Additional Drawing On Verso).

box 1, folder 16

Going Down.

box 1, folder 17

At It Again.

box 1, folder 18

In The Path Of The Storm.

box 1, folder 19

He Means Business.

box 1, folder 20

Now What Will Happen.

box 1, folder 21

The Price.

box 1, folder 22

An Order From The Mayor.

box 1, folder 23

Getting To The Bottom.

box 1, folder 24

Untitled (Gas Rates Agreement).

box 1, folder 25

Hot Dog!

box 1, folder 26

Sir Wilfred Lauries - Canada's Prime Minister.

box 1, folder 27

Going Up (Lower Left Corner Cut Out).

box 1, folder 28

Man Sized Job.