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John R. Fischetti Collection, 1945-1980 | Columbia College Chicago Archives

Title: John R. Fischetti Collection, 1945-1980View associated digital content.Add to your cart.
ID: 1000/02/MSS1002
Arrangement: Arranged chronologically by year within each series.
Extent: 5.0 Boxes
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Scope and Contents: The collection contains sketchbooks, original drawings, and photomechanically reproduced drawings by John Fischetti. A small amount of work by other artists is also in the collection, including: Pat Oliphant, Bill Mauldin, and Walt Scott.

Writing on his editorial cartoon sketchbooks in his autobiography, Fischetti stated "Before 1961 I used to doodle ideas on the backs of envelopes, scraps of paper and yellow copy paper... Since even half-formed ideas are invaluable, I decided to use layout pads for the gestating periods. By dating each page, it turned out to be a sort of log of historical and personal events" Zinga, Zinga, Za!, pg. 98.


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