Series MS 422/9 - Box 9

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MS 422/9

Title

Box 9

Date(s)

  • 2004-2013 (Creation)

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1 small comics box

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This box contains 201 comics ranging from September 2004 to March 2013 with the majority being from 2005, 2008, and 2009. They consist of single-issue comics published by DC, Vertigo, and Wildstorm. There is also one DC/Wildstorm crossover comic titled Dreamwar, and two comics published by Tangent comics titled Tangent: Superman's Reign (2008). Tangent was an imprint of DC from 1998 to 1998 that was revised in 2008 and 2015. It focused on reimagining DC imprinted characters in new lights at the hands of Dan Jurgens. Some of the DC titles include Justice League Elite, Will Eisner's Spirit, Suicide Squad, Joe Kubert presents, Justice Leage of America, Batlash, JSA vs. Kobra, Supergirl, Wonderwoman, JSA Classified, Batgirl, and Teen Titans. Some of the Vertigo titles include Deadman, Loveless, Scalped, Northlanders, and American Virgin. Some of the Wildstorm titles include Gears of War, Wildcats, 100 Bullets, and Supernatural. Many of the 2008 comics have rusty staples, damaged covers and pages, but can still be read. One duplicate issue of Blackest Night Green Lantern #52 was removed.

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Not expected

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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 422/9

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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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Catalogued

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  • English

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