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V.T. Hamlin Collections

Hamlin, Vincent Trout, 1900-1993 Papers, 1932-

MU Ellis Special Collections Comic Collection 6

11.4 cubic feet.

Scope and Contents Note

The collection consists of material from a variety of sources by and about V.T. Hamlin and his career. Also included are works by and about Hamlin's Alley Oop successors, Dave Graue and Jack Bender. [Hamlin material presented to the University of Missouri Libraries by the Hamlin family (Theodora Dewalt) in 1991 are in V.T. Hamlin Collection I]. The material in the collection spans the period from 1932-1997. Included are copies of three unpublished Hamlin manuscripts acquired after the 1991 gift to the Libraries, transcripts of Hamlin interviews, articles about Hamlin and Alley Oop, reproductions of Hamlin' work (newspaper clippings, photocopies and photocopies from microfilm).