Manuscripts & Rare Books Division
Indiana State Library
Processed by: Jill Campbell, January 1999
Booth was born in Carmel, Indiana in 1874 and worked as a cartoonist and illustrator for the Indianapolis Star and News in the early 1900s. After attending the Chicago Art Institute, Booth moved to New York and illustrated for Life magazine, books, advertisements, and newspapers in New York City, Boston, and Buffalo. He died in 1948.
Scope and Content Note:
The collection includes numerous clippings of drawings made by cartoonist and illustrator, Franklin Booth. Most items are undated.
Manuscript materials CANNOT be photocopied or digitized in their entirety. Photocopies and/or digital images cannot exceed 25% of a collection or a folder within a collection. In some cases, photocopying may not be permitted due to the condition of the item. Check with a Manuscript Librarian for other options.
n.d. Franklin Booth drawings and clippings
Size of Collection: 2 folders
Collection Dates: ca. 1920s
Provenance: Kenneth J. Reeve, 4 Jan. 1999
Reproduction Rights: Permission to reproduce, exhibit, or publish material in this collection must be obtained from the Manuscript Section, Indiana State Library.