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John T. McCutcheon

Born: 1870 in South Raub, Tippecanoe County, Indiana
Pen Name: None

Connection to Illinois: Mr. McCutcheon was born in Indiana and attended Purdue University where he recieved a B. S. degree and wrote for the school papaer. Upon graduation, he moved to Chicago and worked at several newspapers, eventually working at the Chicago Tribune. He was a cartoonist.

Biography: John McCutcheon was a newspaper political cartoonist who was known as the 'Dean of American Cartoonists'.He received the Pulitzer Prize for Cartoons in 1932. McCutcheon High School in his home county Tippecanoe is named in his honor.


Primary Literary Genre(s): Non-Fiction; Other

Primary Audience(s): Adult readers; Young adult readers

John T. McCutcheon on WorldCat :

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  Cartoons by mccutcheon :
ISBN: 1145591035 OCLC: 944171809

Nabu Press, [Place of publication not identified] : 2010.