Seibel, Fred O. (Fred Otto), 1886-1969

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Editorial cartoonist of Richmond Times-Dispatch.

From the description of Cartoons drawn by Fred O. Seibel, 1952-1956. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 31083931

Editorial page cartoonist for the Richmond Times Dispatch, 1926-1968.

From the description of One world and two birds, 1947 November 26. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 123755754

From the description of Cartoons for the Richmond Times Dispatch, 1929-1952. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 50590372

From the description of I feel better in November [manuscript], 1937-1969. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647925729

From the description of Down where the smokes begins [manuscript], 1944 November 17. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647925751

From the description of Doggone [manuscript], 1966 July 14. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647925739

From the description of Papers of Fred O. Seibel, 1938-1966. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 50585751

From the description of Cartoons concerning the American Red Cross and its World War II blood drives, 1966 July 14. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 50585763

From the description of Cartoon on the depression and the Community Fund of Richmond, Va., 1932 November 11. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 50585719

From the description of Cartoon entitled "Doggone", 1966 July 14. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 50585761

From the description of Cartoons depicting Richmond politician and City Manager Horace H. Edwards, 1948-1954. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 50585769

From the description of Cartoons on Confederate subjects., 1937 and 1939. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 50585757

From the description of Cartoon entitled "Down where the smokes begins, 1944 November 17. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 50585766

From the description of Research files of Fred O. Seibel, 1910-1968. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 50585715

From the description of Cartoon and clippings, 1937-1969. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 50585758

Editorial cartoonist for the Richmond Times-Dispatch.

From the description of Dawn - April 3, 1865 [manuscript], 1935 April 3. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647994162

From the description of Cum laude [manuscript], 1960 November 29. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 648004667

Editorial cartoonist, Richmond Times Dispatch.

From the description of "Now he needs a hitching post" [manuscript], 1930 March 26. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647915396

Cartoonist, Richmond Times Dispatch.

From the description of Cartoons drawn by Fred O. Seibel [manuscript], 1939-1941. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647816407

From the description of Hero's welcome [manuscript], 1961 May 9. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647805013

From the description of Cartoon honoring Alan Shepherd, 1961 May 9. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 32958108

Frederick Otto Seibel was born in Durhamville, New York, on 8 October 1886 and died in Richmond, Virginia on 19 June 1968. Siebel spent his childhood drawing sketches of the Erie Canal. He was married with no children. After attending classes at the Art Students League in New York City for a short time. Seibel started his own commercial art business in the early years of the twentieth century. His first cartoon was printed in the Oneida Dispatch in 1908. He began his career as a cartoonist in 1916 for the Knickerbocker Press in Albany, New York. Seibel moved to Virginia in 1926 to become an editorial cartoonist for the Richmond Times-Dispatch and worked there for over thirty years. He did several shows at the Metropolitan Museum Of New York, Art Institute of Chicago and Virginia Museum of Fine Arts. A biography is contained in the Spring 1977 issue of the Virginia Cavalcade (included in Box 1). Fred O. Seibel died in 1968 after completing nearly 16,000 cartoons. His most famous cartoon was "Retreat from Moscow" (11-5-1936) depicting presidential candidate Alfred E. Smith as Napoleon after FDR's landslide victory in 1936.

From the description of Frederick Otto Seibel papers, 1908-1968 (James Branch Cabell Library). WorldCat record id: 274008332

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creatorOf Seibel, Fred O. (Fred Otto), 1886-1969. Cartoons for the Richmond Times Dispatch, 1929-1952. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Seibel, Fred O. (Fred Otto), 1886-1969. Cartoon drawings for the Richmond Times-Dispatch, 1944 January through December. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn New York Stock Exchange. Cartoons collection, 1928-1975. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Seibel, Fred O. : [miscellaneous ephemeral material]. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
referencedIn Cartoon and miscellany index [manuscript] [ca. 1970]. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Smith, Charles (Charles William), b. 1893. Papers of Charles William Smith 1910-1979. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Seibel, Fred O. (Fred Otto), 1886-1969. Seibel cartoons given to Herbert Collins [graphic], 1953-1960. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Jack Kapp Collection, circa 1900-1949, 1942-1948 Library of Congress. Motion Picture, Broadcasting, and Recorded Sound Division
creatorOf Seibel, Fred O. (Fred Otto), 1886-1969. Cartoons concerning the American Red Cross and its World War II blood drives, 1966 July 14. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Seibel, Fred O. (Fred Otto), 1886-1969. Dawn - April 3, 1865 [manuscript], 1935 April 3. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Seibel, Fred O. (Fred Otto), 1886-1969. Down where the smokes begins [manuscript], 1944 November 17. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Ohio State University. Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Museum. Frederick Otto Seibel 1886-1969 biographical file. Ohio State University Libraries
creatorOf Seibel, Fred O. (Fred Otto), 1886-1969. Cartoon honoring Alan Shepherd, 1961 May 9. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Seibel, Fred O. (Fred Otto), 1886-1969. Cartoon promoting garden week, and two letters, 1936 April 27. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Seibel, Fred O. (Fred Otto), 1886-1969. Hero's welcome [manuscript], 1961 May 9. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Seibel, Fred O. (Fred Otto), 1886-1969. Cartoon entitled "Down where the smokes begins, 1944 November 17. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Seibel, Fred O. (Fred Otto), 1886-1969. Back in "The Good Old Days" [graphic], 1956. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Seibel, Fred O. (Fred Otto), 1886-1969. Cartoons drawn by Fred O. Seibel [manuscript], 1939-1941. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Seibel, Fred O. (Fred Otto), 1886-1969. Cartoons on Confederate subjects., 1937 and 1939. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Seibel, Fred O. (Fred Otto), 1886-1969. Cartoon and clippings, 1937-1969. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Seibel, Fred O. (Fred Otto), 1886-1969. Cartoons drawn by Fred O. Seibel, 1953-1965. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn James H. Latimer Papers, 1864-2000 Library of Virginia
creatorOf Seibel, Fred O. (Fred Otto), 1886-1969. Cartoon entitled "Doggone", 1966 July 14. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Seibel, Fred O. (Fred Otto), 1886-1969. One world and two birds, 1947 November 26. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Seibel, Fred O. (Fred Otto), 1886-1969. Cartoons drawn by Fred O. Seibel, 1952-1956. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Milton Caniff Collection, 1805-2007, 1910-1988 The Ohio State University Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Museum
creatorOf Seibel, Fred O. (Fred Otto), 1886-1969. I feel better in November [manuscript], 1937-1969. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Byrd, Harry Flood, 1887-1966. Papers of Harry Flood Byrd [manuscript] 1911-65. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Seibel, Fred O. (Fred Otto), 1886-1969. "Now he needs a hitching post" [manuscript], 1930 March 26. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Pettit, Mary Catharine. Mary Catharine Pettit's liberty war scrapbook [manuscript], 1917-1919. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Seibel, Fred O. (Fred Otto), 1886-1969. Cum laude [manuscript], 1960 November 29. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Seibel, Fred O. (Fred Otto), 1886-1969. Doggone [manuscript], 1966 July 14. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Seibel, Fred O. (Fred Otto), 1886-1969. Editorial cartoons [manuscript], 1940-1944. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Byrd, Harry Flood, 1914-. Papers of Harry Flood Byrd, 1813-1994 (bulk 1936-1994). University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Seibel, Fred O. (Fred Otto), 1886-1969. Papers of Fred O. Seibel, 1938-1966. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Jaffe, Louis I. (Louis Isaac), 1888-1950. Editorial correspondence files, S-V, of the Virginian-Pilot, 1907-1950. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Baker, George, 1915-1975. Bernard Meeks Cartoon Collection [manuscript] 1860-1945. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Seibel, Fred O. (Fred Otto), 1886-1969. Cartoons depicting Richmond politician and City Manager Horace H. Edwards, 1948-1954. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Seibel, Fred O. (Fred Otto), 1886-1969. Cartoon on the depression and the Community Fund of Richmond, Va., 1932 November 11. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Battenfield, Mischka Richter. Cartoon collection of Mrs. Richard H. Henneman, 1940-1941. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Seibel, Fred O. (Fred Otto), 1886-1969. Research files of Fred O. Seibel, 1910-1968. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Scott, Hugh, 1900-1994,. Collection of cartoons, portraits, and sketches, 1942-1975. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Seibel, Fred O. (Fred Otto), 1886-1969. Frederick Otto Seibel papers, 1908-1968 Virginia Commonwealth University, VCU Libraries
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associatedWith Byrd, Harry Flood, 1914- person
associatedWith Byrd, Richard Evelyn, 1860-1925. person
associatedWith Collins, Herbert, 1885-1975. person
associatedWith Dietz, August, 1869-1963. person
associatedWith Edwards, Horace Hall, 1902- person
associatedWith Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969 person
associatedWith Hitler, Adolf, 1889-1945. person
associatedWith Jackson, Stonewall, 1824-1863 person
associatedWith Jaffe, Louis I. (Louis Isaac), 1888-1950. person
associatedWith Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826 person
associatedWith Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973 person
associatedWith Kapp, Jack, 1901-1949 person
associatedWith Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963 person
associatedWith Lamb, Chester H. person
associatedWith Latimer, James Howe, 1913-2000. person
associatedWith Milton Caniff person
associatedWith Morris, Allen Covington, 1909- person
associatedWith Morrison, William W., person
associatedWith Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821. person
associatedWith New York Stock Exchange. corporateBody
associatedWith Pettit, Mary Catharine. person
associatedWith Richmond (Va.). Community Fund corporateBody
associatedWith Scott, Hugh, 1900-1994, person
associatedWith Shepherd, Alan B. (Alan Bartlett), 1923- person
associatedWith Sheppard, L. Benjamin, person
associatedWith Smith, Charles (Charles William), b. 1893. person
associatedWith Trans-Atlantic Zeppelin Line. corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Congress 1956) corporateBody
associatedWith Weber, Charles H. person
associatedWith White House of the Confederacy (Richmond, Va.) corporateBody
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United States
Henrico County (Va.)
Richmond (Va.)
Virginia
Virginia
Richmond (Va.)
Virginia
United States
United States
Virginia
Virginia--Richmond
Henrico County (Va.)
Virginia--Richmond
United States
Virginia--Richmond
Virginia
Subject
Dogs--Law and legislation
Editorial cartoons
Gardens--Caricatures and cartoons
Garden Week (Va.)--Caricatures and cartoons
Korean War, 1950-1953--Medical and sanitary affairs--Caricatures and cartoons
World War, 1939-1945--War work--Caricatures and cartoons
Forest fires--Caricatures and cartoons
Airships--Pictorial works
Litter (Trash)--Caricatures and cartoons
Dogs--Caricatures and cartoons
Cigarettes--Caricatures and cartoons
Rationing--World War, 1939-1945--Caricatures and cartoons
Fishing--Caricatures and cartoons
Blood donors--Caricatures and cartoons
Political cartoons
German reunification question (1949-1990)--Caricatures and cartoons
Editorial cartoonists--Archives
Elections--1949--Caricatures and cartoons
Duck shooting--Caricatures and cartoons
Autumn in art
Economic assistance--Caricatures and cartoons
Governors--Election--1949--Caricatures and cartoons
Civic improvement--Caricatures and cartoons
Depressions--1929--Caricatures and cartoons
Taxation--Caricatures and cartoons
World War, 1939-1945--Medical and sanitary affairs--Caricatures and cartoons
Communism--Caricatures and cartoons
City managers--Caricatures and cartoons
World War, 1939-1945--Caricatures and cartoons
Nature--Caricatures and cartoons
Cartoonists--Archives
Automobiles--Licenses--Pictorial works
Caricatures and cartoons
Spring--Caricatures and cartoons
Hunting--Caricatures and cartoons
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Birth 1886

Death 1969

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