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MS Russ 28

Cesare, Oscar Edward, 1885-1948. Oscar Edward Cesare drawings of the U.S.S.R., 1922: Guide.

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Descriptive Summary

Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University
Location: b
Call No.: MS Russ 28
Creator: Cesare, Oscar Edward, 1885-1948.
Title: Oscar Edward Cesare drawings of the U.S.S.R.,
Date(s): 1922.
Quantity: 1 box (.5 linear ft.)
Abstract: Drawings of persons and scenes in the U.S.S.R. made by American cartoonist, artist and journalist Oscar Edward Cesare.

Acquisition Information:

62M-245. Gift of Bayard L. Kilgour, Jr.; received: 1962 November 28.
Drawings purchased from A & B Booksellers, 600 West 161st Street, New York 32.

Access Restrictions:

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.

Preferred Citation for Publication:

Oscar Edward Cesare Drawings of the U.S.S.R., 1922 (MS Russ 28). Houghton Library, Harvard University.

Historical Note

Cesare was an American cartoonist, artist, and journalist.

Scope and Content

Consists of drawings of persons and scenes in the U.S.S.R. made in 1922 by Cesare. Subjects include Soviet leaders Lenin, Trotsky, and others; Kremlin scenes; and churches, chapels, and monasteries. Also contains photographs, prints, and Cesare's notes.

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