McCutcheon, John T. Cartoons

Dates: 1901-1940s. Size: 3 linear feet, includes 79 cartoons. Chicago Public Library, Harold Washington Library Center, Special Collections. John T. McCutcheon worked as a political and satirical cartoonist on the staff of several Chicago newspapers between 1889 and 1946. He spent the bulk of his career at the Chicago Tribune where his cartoons offered commentary on a range of topics spanning economics, politics, social change and international affairs. The majority of the cartoons in this collection come from his time at the Tribune. [Finding aid]