Collection inventory

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Dave Breger Cartoon

An inventory of the collection at Syracuse University

Finding aid created by: MRC
Date: 21 Feb 2017

Revision history:

Overview of the Collection

Title: Dave Breger Cartoon
Dates: 1959
Quantity: 1 folder (SC)
Abstract: Published cartoon about skiing.
Language: English
Repository: Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries
222 Waverly Avenue
Syracuse, NY 13244-2010

Biographical History

David Breger (1908-1970) was an American cartoonist who coined the phrase "G.I. Joe" and is most famous for his World War II comic strips.

Scope and Contents of the Collection

The Dave Breger Cartoon contains a single clipping of a one-panel cartoon by Breger about skiing, signed and inscribed by Breger.

Arrangement of the Collection

Single item.


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Use Restrictions: Written permission must be obtained from SCRC and all relevant rights holders before publishing quotations, excerpts or images from any materials in this collection.

Related Material

See also the Dave Breger Papers.

Subject Headings


Breger, David, 1908-

Corporate Bodies

King Features Syndicate.


American wit and humor, Pictorial.
Caricatures and cartoons -- United States.
Cartoonists -- United States.
Skiing -- Caricatures and cartoons.

Genres and Forms

Cartoons (humorous images)



Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Preferred citation for this material is as follows:

Dave Breger Cartoon,
Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries

Acquisition Information

Gift of Judith Kross, 2016.

Table of Contents

Printed material


Printed material
SC 785 Clipping of daily cartoon 9 Jan 1959 - signed and inscribed by Breger to "Cross family"