Over 150,000 Digitized Tear Sheets Now Available

Two years ago, the Dowd Modern Graphic History Library was awarded a CLIR grant to digitize 150,000 tear sheets from the Walt Reed Illustration Archive. The digitized tear sheets are now publicly available through Shared Shelf Commons (soon to be rebranded as JSTOR Forum). Below are some highlights from this comprehensive resource.

E. Simms Campbell

Gladys Emerson Cook

Mario Cooper

Grace Corson

Vernon Grant

George Hughes

Garrett Price

Neysa McMein

Anita Parkhurst

Barbara Schwinn

Questions about the grant, tear sheets, or the Walt Reed Illustration Archive can be directed to Skye Lacerte, curator of the Dowd Modern Graphic History Library.

About the author

Andrea Degener is the Visual Materials Processing Archivist in the department of Special Collections at Washington University Libraries.