Nebraska Authors

Clare Briggs

Born 1875-08-05 Reedsburg, WI (USA)

Died 1930-01-03
New York, NY (USA)


Cremated, ashes scattered over New York Harbor


Places Lived

Reedsburg, WI
St. Louis, MO
Lincoln, NE
New York, NY

Author Of

  • Visual Work


Cartoons; Humor


Sketch Artist
Editorial Cartoonist
Cartoonist for many newspapers

Places Worked

Lincoln Evening News
St. Louis Globe - Democrat
St. Louis Chronicle
New York Journal
Chicago Daily News Journal
New York Herald Tribune


Oh Skin-Nay!. 1913.
When a Feller Needs a Friend. 1914.
Oh Man. 1919.
How to Draw Cartoons. 1926.

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