Marvel Comics Group

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Marvel Comics is an American publisher of comic books and related media. In 2009, The Walt Disney Company acquired Marvel Entertainment, Marvel Worldwide's parent company. Marvel started in 1939 as Timely Publications, and by the early 1950s had generally become known as Atlas Comics. Marvel's modern incarnation dates from 1961, the year that the company launched superhero titles created by Stan Lee, Jack Kirby, Steve Ditko and many others.
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referencedIn Drug Ads 8/2/99 [1] United States. National Archives and Records Administration
referencedIn Milton Caniff Collection, 1805-2007, 1910-1988 The Ohio State University Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Museum
referencedIn Murray, Terry A., 1953-. Edwin and Terry Murray collection of role-playing games, 1972-2007 and undated. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
creatorOf Borger, John Philip,. John Philip Borger comic book collection, 1950-2007. University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
referencedIn Lee, Stan. Stan Lee papers, 1942-2001. University of Wyoming, American Heritage Center
referencedIn Lee, Stan. Stan Lee : clipping file. Michigan State University Libraries, Main Library
creatorOf DC Comics, Inc. [American comic books]. University of Florida
referencedIn [White House News Reports – May 1994] [1] United States. National Archives and Records Administration
referencedIn Stan Lee Papers, 1942-2001 University of Wyoming. American Heritage Center.
creatorOf Russel B. Nye Popular Culture Collection. Star comics : file of press releases and advertising material. Michigan State University Libraries, Main Library
referencedIn National Committee to Prevent Child Abuse - Oct. 6, 1998 [2] United States. National Archives and Records Administration
referencedIn Russel B. Nye Popular Culture Collection. New Universe : file of clippings and miscellanea about the New Universe publishing experiment by Marvel Comics. Michigan State University Libraries, Main Library
referencedIn US Marine Corps (USMC) Sergeant (SGT) Jesus Villarreal, part of the Mobility Counter Mobility Section, stencils The Punisher symbol on his Amphibious Assault Vehicle (AAV) at Camp Ripper, Kuwait, during Operation ENDURING FREEDOM. The Punisher is a Marvel Comics fictional unstoppable vigilante character dispensing justice United States. National Archives and Records Administration
creatorOf Russel B. Nye Popular Culture Collection. Marvel Comics Group : file of press releases and advertising material. Michigan State University Libraries, Main Library
referencedIn Larry Hama Comic Book Collection, 1967- 2011 Fales Library & Special Collections
referencedIn Robert M. Ervin Jr. collection, bulk 1950-1970. Florida State University
referencedIn Edgar Rice Burroughs comic book collection, 1953-1977 University of Delaware Library - Special Collections
referencedIn Nutrition Training, Development Studies, Surveys, Project Files, and Media Public Service Promotion Films, 1979 - 1984 United States. National Archives and Records Administration
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associatedWith Borger, John Philip, person
associatedWith Hama, Larry person
associatedWith Lee, Stan person
associatedWith Lee, Stan. person
associatedWith Milton Caniff person
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Superhero Comics
comic books
Comics
Movies
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1961

Americans

English

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