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Kirby, Rollin 1875-1952

Overview
Works: 64 works in 71 publications in 2 languages and 287 library holdings
Genres: History  Humor  Portraits  Poetry  Caricatures and cartoons 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Other
Classifications: E178.4, 741
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Rollin Kirby
Publications by Rollin Kirby
Publications by Rollin Kirby, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Rollin Kirby
Highlights : a cartoon history of the nineteen twenties by Rollin Kirby( Book )
5 editions published in 1931 in English and held by 212 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 10 libraries worldwide
Collier's, the national weekly ( Book )
1 edition published in 1909 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
The Pulitzer prize archive ( Book )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Letters of a Japanese schoolboy ("Hashimura Togo") by Wallace Irwin( Book )
1 edition published in 1909 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Un ennemi du silence : William Jennings Bryan by Pierre de Leyrat( Article )
in Undetermined and French and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Editorial cartoons and illustrations by Rollin Kirby( visu )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Cartoon drawing filing series (Library of Congress) ( visu )
in English and held by 1 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
"And I used to be called glorious" by Rollin Kirby( visu )
in English and held by 1 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
As the limb is bent; a one-act comedy by Rollin Kirby( Book )
1 edition published in 1938 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
House in danger? by Rollin Kirby( visu )
1 edition published in 1940 in English and held by 1 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
[Collection of original artwork and other graphic materal related to book illustration] by Lester Douglas( Book )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
And there will be more next year by Rollin Kirby( visu )
1 edition published in 1930 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Uncle Sam gestures before a sign which reads, "There are 3,500 Volumes of Federal & State Laws in the U.S. Wickersham."
Highlights : a cartoon history of the nineteen twenties by Henry B Hoffmann( Book )
1 edition published in 1931 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
A fine opening for a bright young man by Rollin Kirby( visu )
1 edition published in 1937 in English and held by 1 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( visu )
1 edition published in 1932 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Hofstadter sits at a table writing the "Report of the Hofstadter Committee." The Tammany Tiger, symbol of the 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
All that's left of a once noble band by Rollin Kirby( visu )
1 edition published in 1935 in English and held by 1 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."
Local Forecast: Storm Winds Attaining Hurricane Velocity by Rollin Kirby( visu )
1 edition published in 1934 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
He who laughs ... lasts : anecdotes from Norway's home front by Hans Olav( Book )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Make this a new leaf : turn it over and see what you ought to do ( Book )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
 
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Languages
English (31)
French (1)
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