19th century newspaper illustrations C0285
Published by George Mason University Libraries
The collection consists of illustrations that appeared in Puck, Harper's Weekly, and Illustrated London News. The illustrations from Puck are largely satirical in nature and the subject matter is Gilded Age politics. The subject matter of the Harper's Weekly and Illustrated London News focus on the Civil War and Mount Vernon, the home of George Washington.
Organized by subject.
There are no access restrictions.
There are no restrictions on personal use. Permission to publish material from the 19th century newspaper illustrations collection must be obtained from the Special Collections Research Center, George Mason University Libraries.
Special Collections Research Center also holds the Randolph H. Lytton historical Virginia graphic materials collection
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865.
United States--Politics and government.
Virginia--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Pictorial works.
19th century newspaper illustrations collection, C0285, Special Collections and Archives, George Mason University Libraries.
Purchased in 2016.
Processing completed by Jessica Lynn in 2016. EAD markup completed by Jordan Patty in 2016.