Museum after Hours: Sketches of War: Political Cartoons of Daniel Fitzpatrick

3/7/2018 | Missouri State Museum | Jefferson City, MO

Dr. Joan Stack, curator of art collections at the State Historical Society of Missouri, will discuss the society’s collection of more than 1,500 original cartoon drawings by two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning editorial cartoonist for the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Daniel Fitzpatrick (1891-1969). Stack will consider how Fitzpatrick’s social, political and aesthetic attitudes shaped his artwork, with a special focus on the cartoons he created during the World War I era. 

The Missouri State Museum’s “Museum after Hours” events are held the first Wednesday of each month when the museum galleries remain open from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.  Programs start at 7 p.m.

Program time: 7 p.m.
First Floor, State Capitol, 201 W. Capitol, Jefferson City, MO | (573) 751-2854

Associated activities

  • Interpretive Programs