Keppler Family Papers 1840-1957


Keppler Family Papers 1840-1957

The Keppler Family Papers, 1840-1956, contain the miscellaneous personal papers of Joseph Keppler, cartoonist and founder of Puck Magazine and of his son, Udo J. Keppler, later known as Joseph Keppler, Jr. They consist of correspondence in English and German, dealing with Puck, cartoons, personal and family matters, and a wide range of other papers and printed ephemera.

1.3 Linear feet; (3 boxes)


SNAC Resource ID: 6330621

Related Entities

There are 16 Entities related to this resource.

Dana, Charles A. (Charles Anderson), 1819-1897 (person)

Charles Anderson Dana (August 8, 1819 – October 17, 1897) was an American journalist, author, and senior government official. He was a top aide to Horace Greeley as the managing editor of the powerful Republican newspaper New-York Tribune until 1862. During the American Civil War, he served as Assistant Secretary of War, playing especially the role of the liaison between the War Department and General Ulysses S. Grant. In 1868 he became the editor and part-owner of the New York Sun. He at first ...

Bryan, William Jennings, 1860-1925 (person)

William Jennings Bryan (March 19, 1860 – July 26, 1925) was an American orator and politician from Nebraska. Beginning in 1896, he emerged as a dominant force in the Democratic Party, running three times as the party's nominee for President of the United States in the 1896, 1900, and 1908 elections. He also served in the United States House of Representatives and as the United States Secretary of State under Woodrow Wilson. Just before his death, he gained national attention for attacking the te...

Hill, Draper (person)

Young, Art, 1866-1943 (person)

Art Young (1866-1943) was a leading socialist cartoonist and humorist whose work appeared in The Masses (1910-1917) and elsewhere. He was born in Monroe, Wisconsin, studied at the Academy of Design in Chicago, where he first illustrated news stories and saw his cartoons published in various newspapers. In 1895 Young moved to New York where his work was published in Life and where he became a socialist and, in 1910, one of the founding members of the artists and writers cooperative that produced ...

Lambert, Samuel W. (Samuel Waldron), 1859-1942 (person)

iller, E. Jennie. (person)

Miller, E. Jennie. (person)

Hamilton, Grant E. (person)

Scheuerle, Joe, 1873-1948 (person)

Portrait painter, illustrator; South Orange, N.J. and Vienna Austria. From the description of Joe Scheuerle letters, 1930-1935. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122515749 Portrait painter, illustrator; Vienna, Austria and South Orange, N.J. From the description of Joe Scheuerle papers, 1895-1948. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122502506 ...

Keppler, Joseph Ferdinand, 1838-1894 (person)

Keppler, Udo J., 1872-1956 (person)

Udo Keppler was a political cartoonist for Puck Magazine, and an avid collector of Indian artifacts as well as being an Indian activist. He changed his name to Joseph Keppler, Jr. in honor of his father. He was elected honorary chief of Seneca and given the name Gyantwaka. He actively promoted Iroquois lacrosse teams, and his connections with the railroad enabled him to procure discount railroad passes for New York Indians, especially those travelling to Canada on Confederacy business. On the na...

Puck Magazine (corporateBody)

Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919 (person)

Roosevelt, 26th U.S. president, served 1901-1909. From the description of DS, 1904 March 1. : Washington, D.C. Homestead Certificate. (Copley Press, J S Copley Library). WorldCat record id: 15210791 26th president of the United States, 1901-1909. From the description of Theodore Roosevelt letters, 1917, 1918. (Buffalo History Museum). WorldCat record id: 213408920 Roosevelt was then Governor of New York. Chapman was one of the founders of the New York St...

Keppler, Joseph, Jr., Mrs. (person)

Urban, Hermann, 1866- (person)

Pulitzer, Joseph, 1847-1911 (person)

Joseph Pulitzer (born József Pulitzer; April 10, 1847 – October 29, 1911) was a Hungarian-born American newspaper publisher of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch and the New York World. He became a leading national figure in the Democratic Party and was elected congressman from New York. He crusaded against big business and corruption, and helped keep the Statue of Liberty in New York. Born in Makó, Hungary, he grew up there and in Pest, where he was educated by private tutors and taught French and ...