The Kaltenthaler Comics & Zines Collection Now Available

We’re excited to announce that the Karl S. Kaltenthaler Comic Books and Zines Collection is now available for use. The collection contains over 1,000 comic books from spanning many genres and styles, including super-hero comics, war comics, horror comics, and alternative and underground titles. Some of the most influential comic book artists and writers of the late twentieth century are included, such as Alan Moore, Frank Miller, Neil Gaiman, Robert Crumb, Peter Bagge, and Daniel Clowes. The collection also contains zines, graphic novels, and magazines. To learn more about the collection and its contents, take a look at the finding aid, and check out a few highlights below.

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About the author

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