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Drawn to Combat Virtual Tour


This Virtual Tour has been nominated for the  2022 Midwest Emmy Awards! Watch the tour, now free of charge!

The Museum & Library is excited to offer a fascinating virtual tour hosted by WTTW's Geoffrey Baer that explores 100+ works and documents that cover Bill Mauldin’s life and work. Running approximately 25 minutes, the tour details everything from Mauldin's early years in New Mexico to his training in Chicago to his WWII works and his career as an editorial cartoonist for the Chicago Sun times as well as other publications after the war.

See how award-winning political cartoonist Bill Mauldin documented and satirized military and political affairs featuring important figures like Robert F. Kennedy, Mayor Daley, Gandhi, Martin Luther King Jr., several U.S. presidents and his famous WWII characters, Willie and Joe. 
Get a fresh, virtual take on the Museum & Library's latest exhibition without leaving the comfort of your home!