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James David Preston illustrated autograph book, 1904-1924

Preston, James D., b. 1876 d. 1959
Active in Washington, D.C.

Collection size: 1 v. (on partial microfilm reel)

Collection Summary: One inscribed autograph book kept by Preston containing sketches by cartoonists of the early 20th century, including Clifford K. Berryman, Rube Goldberg, Boardman Robinson, and Art Young.

Biographical/Historical Note: Superintendent of the U.S. Senate; Washington, D.C.

Donated 1963 by Edward Preston.

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