Cartoon Collection of Hy Rosen

Collection Summary

Title: Cartoon Collection of Hy Rosen
Call Number: MS 90-19
Size: 1.5 linear feet
Acquisition: Various sources
Processed by: Staff, circa 1990
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 cartoon collection of Hy Rosen was originally submitted to The Albany Times-Union in Albany, New York as editorial cartoons. The cartoon collection includes cartoons from 1970 to 1973.


Hy Rosen was born in Albany, New York on February 10, 1923. He studied at the Chicago Art Institute and the Art Students League. In 1966 Rosen was a journalism fellow at Stanford University and studied at the State University of New York at Albany. He was influence by Jerry Costello and Duncan Macpherson. Rosen first worked for his hometown paper, the Albany Times-Union in 1945. He is known for his caricature style and the use of mixed media. Rosen has won top Freedoms Foundation awards in 1950, 1955, and 1960.

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