Walt Munson Cartoon Collection

Collection Summary

Title: Walt Munson Cartoon Collection
Call Number: MS 94-36
Size: 0.25 linear feet
Acquisition: Transferred from the Ulrich Museum of Art, Wichita State University
Processed By: MN, 6-28-1994; MN, 11-2012
Restrictions: None

Literary Rights

Literary rights were not granted to Wichita State University. When permission is granted to examine the manuscripts, it is not an authorization to publish them. Manuscripts cannot be used for publication without regard for common law literary rights, copyright laws and the laws of libel. It is the responsibility of the researcher and his/her publisher to obtain permission to publish. Scholars and students who eventually plan to have their work published are urged to make inquiry regarding overall restrictions on publication before initial research.

Content Note

The Walt Munson Cartoon Collection contains seven sports-related cartoons, none dated, and some associated correspondence between Munson and Dr. Martin H. Bush, former Assistant Vice President for Academic Resources at Wichita State University, 1970-1971.

Biography

Walt Munson of New Haven, Connecticut, was an American sports cartoonist and illustrator. He also illustrated comic postcards.

Detailed Description: Series Listing

Series 1 Box 1 FF 1-7 Cartoons
Series 2 Box 1 FF 8 Correspondence

Detailed Description: Box and Folder Listing

Series 1 – Cartoons
 
Box 1 FF 1 “The Man Who Came to Dinner,” n.d.
Box 1 FF 2 “The Dead End Kids,” n.d.
Box 1 FF 3 “Yes Virginia, There is a Santa Claus,” n.d.
Box 1 FF 4 “Bronco Buster From the Bronx,” n.d.
Box 1 FF 5 “On the Late, Late Show,” n.d.
Box 1 FF 6 “Sunday Sports Menu,” n.d.
Box 1 FF 7 Untitled (NCAA and AAU dispute), n.d.
     
Series 2 – Correspondence
     
Box 1 FF 8 Correspondence of Munson and Dr. Martin H. Bush, Assistant Vice President for Academic Resources at Wichita State University, 1970-1971.