Series MS 422/12 - Box 12

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MS 422/12


Box 12


  • 2004-2013 (Creation)

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1 short box

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This box contains 172 comics ranging in date from February 2004 to April 2013, with the majority being published in 2011, 2012, and 2013. Most of the comics are single issue comics, though there are (9) one shots or 100 page spectaculars including The Metal Men 100 page spectacular, Legion of Superheroes 100 page spectacular, and the Justice Society of America special one-off. These comics are mostly published by DC comics with a few Vertigo and Wildstorm titles as well. There is one issue of the Wildstorm/Dynamite crossover Freddy vs Jason vs Ash. Some of the DC titles include Batman, the Flashpoint event, DC Universe Online Legends, Cartoon Network's Ben10, The Ray, Wonderwoman, Justice League of America, Birds of Prey, Joe Kubert presents, Young Justice, and Suicide Squad. One unique DC comic is Suicide Squad: Death of the Family #14 by Scott Snyder which has a joker mask as an interactive/removeable cover to the single issue comic. Some of the Vertigo titles inclue Fables, iZombie, American Vampire, The Unwritten, Madame Xanadu, Sweet Tooth and Air. Some of the Wildstorm titles include Wildcats, Sleeper, and Modern Warfare 2: Ghost. The comics in this box do not have any damage. One duplicate of Metalmen 100 page spectacular was removed.


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Open for consultation subject to preservation requirements. Access must also conform to the restrictions of the Data Protection Act (2018), General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR, 2018) and any other relevant legislation or restrictions. Clinical information is closed for 100 years.

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Reproduction is available subject to preservation requirements. Charges may be made for this service, and copyright and other restrictions may apply; please check with the Duty Archivist.

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MS 422/12

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Description compiled in line with the following standards: International Council on Archives, ISAD(G) General International Standard Archival Description; International Council on Archives, ISAAR(CPF): International Standard Archival Authority Record for Corporate Bodies, Persons, and Families; National Council on Archives, Rules for the Construction of Personal, Place and Corporate Names, 1997



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  • English



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