John R. Fischetti collection

Inclusive Dates: 
1945–1980
Survey Repository: 

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

5.0 cubic feet of materials consisting of sketchbooks, original drawings, and photomechanically reproduced drawings by editorial cartoonist John Fischetti, photographs and articles about Fischetti, and a small volume of work by other artists, notably Pat Oliphant, Bill Mauldin, and Walt Scott.

Biographical Historical Note

John R. Fischetti was an American animator, illustrator, and editorial cartoonist.

Additional Notes

Related collection: John Fischetti Papers, Bill Mauldin Collection, Newberry Library.