Contents and Arrangement

"At the Betrayers Club", undated

1 box

Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information

Scope and Contents

Taria, Judas, and General Benedict Arnold are seated, as members of the Betrayer's Club. A devil brings an older man before them. The caption reads "Allow me, Taria, Judas and General Benedict Arnold to present a new member, Senator Littlefool of Wisconsin."


Arranged alphabetically by cartoonist.

Collection History


This is an artificial collection. No materials have been separated.

Processing Information

This is an unprocessed collection. Contents list updated by Adriane Hanson with the assistance of Jeremy Russell in 2010. Derso and Kelen cartoons in June 2012 accession were added to existing cartoons in Box 13 in 2012. A 1931 Otto Cushing cartoon was added to Box 10 in 2014. A World War II era comic strip produced by the Congress of Industrial Organizations (CIO) was added to Box 29 in 2016.

Access & Use

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research use.

Conditions Governing Use

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. For quotations that are fair use as defined under U. S. Copyright Law, no permission to cite or publish is required. For those few instances beyond fair use, researchers are responsible for determining who may hold the copyright and obtaining approval from them. Researchers do not need anything further from the Mudd Library to move forward with their use.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

For preservation reasons, original analog and digital media may not be read or played back in the reading room. Users may visually inspect physical media but may not remove it from its enclosure. All analog audiovisual media must be digitized to preservation-quality standards prior to use. Audiovisual digitization requests are processed by an approved third-party vendor. Please note, the transfer time required can be as little as several weeks to as long as several months and there may be financial costs associated with the process. Requests should be directed through the Ask Us Form.

Credit this material:

"At the Betrayers Club"; Political Cartoon Collection, MC180, Public Policy Papers, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library
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Princeton, NJ 08540, USA
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Storage Note:
  • ReCAP (rcpph): Box 5

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Existence and Location of Copies

FOR DIGITIZED CONTENT: Cartoons in this collection have been digitized and may be viewed or downloaded through this finding aid. To view each one, navigate to the individual item within this finding aid.

Related Materials

Additional cartoons by many of these artists are located in the Graphic Arts Collection at the Firestone Library, Princeton University. These cartoons can be located by searching the Visuals Database.

Bartholomew, Charles Lewis, 1869-1949
Cushing, Otho, 1871-1942
Davenport, Homer, 1867-1912