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MS Am 3107MS Am 3107

Santo Domingo, Julio Mario, 1957-2009, collector. Ludlow-Santo Domingo Library comics collection, 1940-2004 (MS Am 3107): Guide.

Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University


Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138 USA

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Descriptive Summary

Location: b
Call No.: MS Am 3107
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Title: Ludlow-Santo Domingo Library comics collection
Date(s): 1940-2004
Quantity: 7 linear feet (6 boxes)
Language of materials: English
Abstract: Comics featuring counter-culture and alternative lifestyle subjects consisting of American Underground comics, underground comics from other countries, alternative comics, superhero comics (many with drug-related storylines), and other comics.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

2015M-85. Deposited by Julio Mario Santo Domingo III; received: 2012 April.
Forms part of the Julio Mario Santo Domingo Collection.


Much of the collection is from the Fitz Hugh Ludlow Memorial Library.

Processing Information:

Processed by: Susan Wyssen

Preferred Citation for Publication:

Ludlow-Santo Domingo Library Comics Collection, 1940-2004 (MS Am 3107). Houghton Library, Harvard University.


Arranged into the following series: I. American Underground comics ; II. Adventure, Superhero, European, and other comics ; III. Comics ephemera

Scope and Contents

Contains floppy comics including American Underground comics, superhero and adventure comics, many with drug-related stories, alternative, and other comics and comics from Europe, Canada, and other countries, some underground. Many comics have counter-culture and alternative lifestyle themes.

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