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Glenn Curtis newspaper cartoons

 Collection — Folder: S2029
Identifier: S2029

Scope and Contents

The collection includes ten newspaper cartoons signed by Glenn Curtis that appeared in the Mt. Vernon Democrat from 1972-1978.


  • 1972-1978


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.

Historical Note

Glenn Curtis' cartoons appeared in the Mt. Vernon Democrat newspaper.

Biographical Note

Glenn Curtis was born in Mount Vernon, Posey County, Indiana in 1930. Curtis began drawing for the Mt. Vernon Democrat in 1972 and published over 300 cartoons per year about personal, local, and national themes. He has roughly 5,000 cartoons published.

He also paints large murals in Mt. Vernon and has completed several projects, including the riverfront steps, the Alles Brothers Furniture building, post office, and mini mall.


0.01 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

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This collection is arranged chronologically.

Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Glenn Curtis on October 4, 1978.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed in 1998 by Philip N. Williams. EAD finding aid created on 2016/08/26 by Bethany Fiechter.
Glenn Curtis newspaper cartoons
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

140 North Senate Avenue
Indianapolis, Indiana 46204 U.S.A.