Timothy Jackson papers

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This record forms part of the Chicago’s Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource project funded by the Terra Foundation for American Art. For this project, the Archives surveyed archival repositories throughout the Chicago region to identify art-related materials contained in their holdings. While the Archives of American Art does not own any of the materials described herein, information about those materials and links to the original repositories have been included when available.

Descriptive Summary

Partially processed. 3 linear feet of material consisting of Timothy Jackson’s original cartoons, preliminary sketches and graphic design drawings for LifeTimes.

Biographical Historical Note

Tim Jackson is a Chicago Defender editorial cartoonist who also created website Pioneering Cartoonists of Color, the most extensive database of information about early African American cartoonists. Jackson has also worked for LifeTimes, a publication issued by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois.