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Dr. Seuss Political Cartoons

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390 digital objects.


Political cartoons drawn for the New York newspaper PM by author and illustrator Theodor Seuss Geisel. From 1941-1943, Geisel, also known as Dr. Seuss, worked as the chief editorial cartoonist for the New York magazine PM, creating over 400 editorial cartoons. These images have been digitized from the published versions of the cartoons, held by the UC San Diego Library.

Creation Date
  • 1941-1943
Location Of Originals

From the Dr. Seuss Collection. MSS 230. Special Collections & Archives, UC San Diego.


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