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Herb Kruckman papers, 1928-1990

Kruckman, Herb, 1904-1998

Author, Cartoonist, Illustrator

Collection Information

Size: 0.5 linear ft.

Summary: The Herb Kruckman papers measure 0.5 linear feet and date from 1928-1990. The collection consists of letters, notes and writings, sketchbooks and drawings, printed material and photographs.

Biographical/Historical Note

Herb Kruckman (1904-1998) was a cartoonist, author, and illustrator living in New York, N.Y. He studied at the Art Students League and began drawing the comic strip, "Happy Hunch," in 1926.

Provenance

The papers of Herb Kruckman were donated by Herb Kruckman in 1976 and 1979, and by his son, Russell Kruckman, in 1991.