WorldCat Identities

Kirby, Rollin 1875-1952

Overview
Works: 70 works in 79 publications in 2 languages and 300 library holdings
Genres: History  Humor  Portraits  Poetry 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Other
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Most widely held works about Rollin Kirby
 
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Highlights : a cartoon history of the nineteen twenties by Rollin Kirby( Book )

6 editions published in 1931 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The spin of the wheel; a one-act comedy by Rollin Kirby( Book )

1 edition published in 1837 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collier's, the national weekly( Book )

1 edition published in 1909 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Collection of original artwork and other graphic materal related to book illustration] by Lester Douglas( Book )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letters of a Japanese schoolboy ("Hashimura Togo") by Wallace Irwin( Book )

2 editions published in 1909 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

You, as well as Russia, are part of the world by Rollin Kirby( Visual )

1 edition published in 1941 and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World War II cartoon shows the cartoonist's "Isolationist" character (drawn as a blind clownish figure with dark glasses and a hat with a white feather labeled "America First Com.") saying, "He can't possibly mean me." Behind him, Hitler rampages with bloody hand, carrying a placard reading "World Dominion or Downfall!" against the background of a storm labeled "Russian Invasion." In June 1941, Hitler turned on his former ally and invaded the Soviet Union. The cartoonist expresses his contempt for the isolationists who still think the United States can stay out of the European War
Un ennemi du silence : William Jennings Bryan by Pierre de Leyrat( )

in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highlights : a cartoon history of the nineteen twenties : a selection of his cartoons in the World by Rollin Kirby( Book )

1 edition published in 1931 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Pulitzer prize archive( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"And I used to be called glorious." by Rollin Kirby( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A large, muscular giant personifying war, outfitted in the tattered remains of classical military garb, sits on a rock with a broken sword hanging from his waist. In the midst of a deserted landscape, he warms himself and an opened can of food over a fire. A document that reads, "League Outlaws Aggressive War," rests on the ground beside him
Local Forecast: Storm Winds Attaining Hurricane Velocity by Rollin Kirby( Visual )

1 edition published in 1934 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

And there will be more next year by Rollin Kirby( Visual )

1 edition published in 1930 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Uncle Sam gestures before a sign which reads, "There are 3,500 Volumes of Federal & State Laws in the U.S. Wickersham."
All that's left of a once noble band by Rollin Kirby( Visual )

1 edition published in 1935 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Senator Hiram Johnson converses with Foreign Relations Committee Chairman, Senator William Borah who is seated at a table with a candle and an ax in front of him. On the wall behind them hang three signs that read, "No International Friendship for Us," "Remember Henry Cabot Lodge," and "Get the World Court Dead or Alive! W.R. Hearst."
An insistent message by Rollin Kirby( Visual )

1 edition published in 1922 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Cartoon, for the New York world, showing Uncle Sam, seated on bag of money, inside barbwire, listening to telegraph wire message "no more isolation."
Rollin Kirby clippings and tearsheets by Rollin Kirby( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Contain some biographical material, and reproductions of cartoons, some for the 1912 and 1928 political conventions
House in danger? by Rollin Kirby( Visual )

1 edition published in 1940 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The image shows a laborer walking out of the door of a house to find an electrical storm blackening the skies. The blackened area is labeled "C.I.O. vs. A.F. of L." Lightning strikes the ground near the house
Make this a new leaf : turn it over and see what you ought to do( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A fine opening for a bright young man by Rollin Kirby( Visual )

1 edition published in 1937 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Secretary of Treasury, Andrew W. Mellon, finely attired in a suit, topcoat, and hat, sits on top of a mountain labeled, "Alumininum Monoply (27 Corporations)."
What price glory? by Rollin Kirby( Visual )

1 edition published in 1932 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Hofstadter sits at a table writing the "Report of the Hofstadter Committee." The Tammany Tiger, symbol of the New York Democratic Party, stands directly behind him holding up a Supreme Court justice's robe while closing his eyes to what is happening before him
Cartoon drawing filing series (Library of Congress)( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Contains original drawings and illustrations for political, editorial, and humorous cartoons published by international cartoonists in chiefly American newspapers, magazines, and books. Focus is on politics and government, international relations, with emphasis on United States relations with Russia and the Soviet Union, Great Britain, France, Spain, Germany, Mexico, Cuba, Japan, and Italy; domestic affairs, including African American and race relations; economic life, and historic events. Emphasis placed on military issues surrounding the World Wars, the Korean War, and the war in Vietnam. Extensive use of animals such as the Democratic donkey and the Republican elephant and fictitious characters including Uncle Sam, John Bull, Dame Democracy, and John Q. Public as symbols of current events. Portrays major political figures of the late 19th and 20th centuries, especially American presidents, as well as international leaders including Adolf Hitler, Nikita Krushchev, Benito Mussolini, and Josef Stalin. Also portrays domestic life and popular culture
 
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Alternative Names
Rollin Kirby American political cartoonist

Rollin Kirby Amerikaans cartoonist (1875-1952)

Languages
English (33)

French (2)