Guide to the Verna G. Patterson Comic Book Collection

Summary
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0106
Creators:
Patterson, Verna G. ((Mrs. Curtis B.))
Community Life, Div. of, NMAH, SI
Dates:
1901-1917
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
0.5 Cubic feet
2 boxes, 16 items
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Collection includes several turn of the century favorites, predominantly consisting of Buster Brown comics but containing other examples as well.

Arrangement
Arrangement
The collection is arranged into one series by title listing.

Administration
Separated Materials
Sheet music from same donor in Community Life collections, acc. no. 1984.0024.
Processing Information
Collection processed by NMAH Staff, undated
Author
NMAH Staff
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Collection donated by Verna G. (Mrs. Curtis B.) Patterson,1983, December 21.

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
Verna G. Patterson Comic Book Collection, 1901-1917, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.

Custodial History
Custodial History
Transferred to the Archives Center from the Division of Community Life, January 1984.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Entertainment Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Cartoons (humorous images) -- 1910-1920 Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Comic books Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Cartoons (humorous images) -- 20th century Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Community Life, Div. of, NMAH, SI Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Brown, Buster (fictional character) Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
P.O. Box 37012
Suite 1100, MRC 601
Washington, D.C. 20013-7012
archivescenter@si.edu
http://americanhistory.si.edu/archives