Pointing Their Pens was developed under the leadership of James H. Billington, Librarian of Congress.

This exhibition was made possible through the generous support of the Herb Block Foundation.

Staff for the Exhibition

  • William Jacobs, Chief, Interpretive Programs Office
  • Cynthia Wayne, Exhibition Director, Interpretive Programs Office
  • Sara W. Duke, Curator, Prints and Photographs Division
  • Karen Werth, Production Officer, Interpretive Programs Office
  • Chris O’Connor, Senior Exhibition Specialist, Interpretive Programs Office
  • Patrick Shepler, Registrar, Interpretive Programs Office

Interpretive Programs Office

Denise Agee, Kimberli Curry, Vicki Fortuno, Carroll Johnson-Welsh, David Jung, Stacie Moats, Betsy Nahum-Miller, Christopher O’Connor, Cheryl Regan, Marc Roman, and Rachel Waldron

Special thanks are due to the following members of the Library of Congress staff for their assistance with this exhibition:

Mark Sweeney, Library Services; Helena Zinkham, Collections and Services; Kit Arrington, Phil Michel and Woody Woodis, Prints and Photographs Division; Kaare Chaffee, Simonette dela Torre, and Holly Krueger, Conservation Division; Mary Wheeler, Printing Management Section; Stanley Bandong, Graphic Arts Services Unit; Jim Karamanis, Thip Padavong, Rohit Gupta, Laura Moiseev, Chun Yi, and Qun Lai, Web Services; Domenic Sergi, Thadas Jeffers, and Andrew Cook, ITS Digital Scan Center; Scott Brownell, Digital Conversion Team; Taren Ober, OSI Digital Conversion Services; and Donna Urschel, Public Affairs Office

The Library wishes to express gratitude to Marcela Brane and Sarah Alex of the Herb Block Foundation for their assistance and expertise.

Exhibition and Brochure Design

Michael Shveima Associates

Reproduction and Permission Information

All Herblock cartoons shown in this online exhibition are with permission by the Herb Block Foundation. Cartoons by Herbert Block ("Herblock") are protected by copyright. Privacy and publicity rights may also apply. For permission, contact:

Herb Block Foundation
1730 M Street NW, Suite 901
Washington, DC 20036
Attn: Sarah Alex
voice: 202-223-8801
fax: 202-223-8804
e-mail: [email protected]
http://www.herbblockfoundation.org/ (external link)

Other cartoonists shown in this online exhibition are with permission by the cartoonists or their estates. They are protected by copyright. Privacy and publicity rights may also apply. For permission, see: http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/rights.html