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Guide to the Richard Keith Culver Drawings, ca. 1888-1905 M0313
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  • Title: Richard Keith Culver Drawings
    Identifier/Call Number: M0313
    Contributing Institution: Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 14.0 Linear feet 8 flatboxes and 22 map folders
    Date (inclusive): ca. 1888-1905
    Physical Location: Special Collections and University Archives materials are stored offsite and must be paged 36-48 hours in advance. For more information on paging collections, see the department's website: http://library.stanford.edu/depts/spc/spc.html.
    Creator: Culver, Richard Keith, 1873-1939

    Acquisition Information

    This collection was a gift of William Wreden to Stanford University, Special Collections in 1979.


    This collection consists of drawings by Culver used in comic strips, broadsides, satire cartoons, and calendars with some drawings by other artists, newsclippings about Culver, and several publications which contain Culver illustrations.


    Richard Keith Culver received his A.B. in bionomics in 1899 from Stanford University. He was a nationally syndicated cartoonist before becoming a citrus grower in 1931.

    Preferred Citation:

    [Identification of item] Richard Keith Culver Drawings, M0313, Dept. of Special Collections, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Publication Rights:

    Property rights reside with the repository. Literary rights reside with the creators of the documents or their heirs. To obtain permission to publish or reproduce, please contact the Public Services Librarian of the Dept. of Special Collections.

    Access Restrictions:

    The materials are open for research use. Materias must be requested at least 36 hours in advance of intended use. Audio-visual materials are not available in original format, and must be reformatted to a digital use copy.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Davenport, Horner
    Dicks, Gus
    Hermann, George
    Opper, Frederick Burr, 1857-1937
    Swinnerton, Jimmy, 1875-1974
    Zimmerman, Eugene, 1862-1935
    Illustrators --United States.