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Guide to the James Patrick Toomey Papers, 1981-1983

Abstract

James Patrick Toomey graduated from Duke with a degree in Engineering in 1983.

The collection contains approximately 100 cartoons created by Toomey for publication in the student newspaper, The Chronicle. The cartoons range in date from 1981-1983.

Descriptive Summary

Repository
University Archives, Duke University
Creator
Toomey, James Patrick.
Title
James Patrick Toomey papers, 1981-1983
Language of Material
English
Extent
1.2 Linear Feet, approximately 100 Items
Location
For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.

Collection Overview

The collection contains approximately 100 original cartoons created by Toomey for publication in the student newspaper, The Chronicle. Topics include political and campus themes, such as the Cold War, the Nixon Library Controversy, Reaganomics, Greek life and social issues such as rape. Copyright for the cartoons is owned by The Chronicle. Each cartoon is dated and signed by Toomey. They range in date from 1981-1983.

Administrative Information

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Collection is open for research.

warning Use Restrictions

Copyright for Official University records is held by Duke University; all other copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Contents of the Collection

Unbound cartoons drawn by Toomey
Box 1

Historical Note

James Patrick Toomey graduated from Duke University with a degree in Engineering in 1983. He came to Duke from Alexandria, Virginia.

Subject Headings

Related Material

  • The Chronicle (microfilm) (Duke University Libraries)

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], James Patrick Toomey Papers, Duke University Archives, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Provenance

The James Patrick Toomey Papers were received by the University Archives as a transfer in 1982, 1983.

Processing Information

Processed by Archives Staff, December 2007

Encoded by Kimberly Sims, December 2007

Accession A82-9 is described in this finding aid.

Descriptive sources and standards used to create this inventory: DACS, EAD, NCEAD guidelines, and our local Style Guide.

This finding aid is NCEAD compliant.