McNamara, John Joseph, 1918-2001

Mack, 1918-2001

Christchurch born black and white illustrator and cartoonist who migrated to the United Kingdom in 1950. Work published in New Zealand in The Press Junior, Radio Record, Radio Sound, Listener, Southern Cross newspaper, NZ Sporting Life and Referee. In the United Kingdom work published in The Daily Mail, The Daily Herald, The Evening News (London). Illustrated children's books published by D.C. Thomson, Dundee. Also painted portraits in oils, and some watercolours. Information from interview with widow by Cartoon Archive, March 2002.

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Date: 1945 - 1950 By: McNamara, John Joseph, 1918-2001; Southern Cross (Newspaper : 1946-1951) Ref: A-369-165/180 Description: Drawings and caricatures of sporting personalities who flourished in the 1940s and 1950s. Includes boxers Cyril Hurne, Tim Tracy (also cycling),and another u...
Date: 1950 - 1972 By: McNamara, John Joseph, 1918-2001; Daily mail (London, England); Evening standard (London, England) Ref: A-369-188/198 Description: Mainly caricatures and drawings of sporting figures who flourished in the 1940-1950s. Includes cricketers John Goddard, Freddie Brown and "Sonny" Ramadhin, b...
Date: 1950 - 1972 By: McNamara, John Joseph, 1918-2001; Daily mail (London, England) Ref: A-369-199/209 Description: Mainly caricatures and drawings of sporting figures who flourished in the 1940-1950s. Includes soccer players Jack Lee, Neil Franklin and Dennis Compton (als...
Date: 1950 - 1972 By: McNamara, John Joseph, 1918-2001; Daily mail (London, England) Ref: A-369-210/221 Description: Caricatures and drawings of sporting figures who flourished in the 1940-1950s. Includes soccer player Jim Taylor, jockey Gordon Richards, boxer Eddie Thomas,...
Date: 1945 - 1950 By: McNamara, John Joseph, 1918-2001; Southern Cross (Newspaper : 1946-1951) Ref: A-369-001/020 Description: Includes a collection of political cartoons from the 1940s as well as charicatures and drawings depicting various sportsmen who flourished in the 1940s and 1...
Date: 1945 - 1950 By: McNamara, John Joseph, 1918-2001; Southern Cross (Newspaper : 1946-1951) Ref: A-369-135/152 Description: Political cartoons from the end of the ministry of Peter Fraser, the lead up to the 1949 election (in which he was defeated by Sidney Holland), and the first...
Date: 1945 - 1950 By: McNamara, John Joseph, 1918-2001 Ref: A-369-088/098 Description: Collection of political cartoons published in The Southern Cross which mainly relate to Sidney Holland and his conservative policies, as well as the New Zeal...
Date: 1945 - 1950 By: McNamara, John Joseph, 1918-2001; Southern Cross (Newspaper : 1946-1951) Ref: A-369-041/059 Description: Drawings and caricatures of sports related figures who flourished during the 1940s and 1950s. Includes All Blacks Charlie Oliver, L. Savage, "Has" Catly, and...
Date: 1945 - 1950 By: McNamara, John Joseph, 1918-2001; Southern Cross (Newspaper : 1946-1951) Ref: A-369-072/088 Description: Collection of political cartoons published in The Southern Cross that mainly relating to Sidney Holland and his conservative policies. Some cartoons are spec...
Date: 1947 - 1949 From: Various artists :Collection of newspaper clippings, photocopies and bromides of cartoons by Fox (A-313-2), T Ellis - ie Thomas Ellis Glover (A-313-3), J. C. Blomfield (A-313-4) and John McNamara (A-313-11). Also folders of cartoons by various artists published in New Zealand Free Lance (A-313-6), in The Guardian (A-313-7), in Xrays (A-313-8), in the New Zealand Observer (A-313-9), in The Standard (A-313-12) and in various publications (A-313-1). By: Grant, Ian Fraser, 1940-; McNamara, John Joseph, 1918-2001; Southern Cross (Newspaper : 1946-1951) Ref: A-313-11-001/022 Description: Cartoons on New Zealand politics collected by Ian F. Grant for his book "The Unauthorized Version." Quantity: 22 photocopy/ies. Physical Description: A4 si...
Date: 1950 - 1972 By: McNamara, John Joseph, 1918-2001; Daily mail (London, England) Ref: A-369-182/187 Description: Series of six cartoons based on the adventures of Horatio Hornblower, the hero of C.S. Forester's eleven novels and five short stories. Quantity: 6 newsclip...
Date: 1945 - 1950 By: McNamara, John Joseph, 1918-2001; Southern Cross (Newspaper : 1946-1951); Listener (Periodical) Ref: A-369-021/040 Description: A collection of caricatures and drawings, mostly depicting New Zealand sportsmen who flourished in the 1940s and 1950s. Includes rugby All Blacks Billy Walla...
Date: 1945 - 1950 By: McNamara, John Joseph, 1918-2001; Southern Cross (Newspaper : 1946-1951) Ref: A-369-060/071 Description: Drawings and caricatures of sporting and political figures who flourished in the 1940s and 1950s. Includes speedway stars Alex Pratt, Jack Hunt, McMillan, an...
Date: 1950 - 1972 By: McNamara, John Joseph, 1918-2001; Daily mail (London, England); Evening standard (London, England) Ref: A-369-181/247 Description: Quantity: 67 newsclippings.. Physical Description: Newsprint clippings stuck onto paper and wallpaper, sizes vary.
Date: 1950 - 1980 By: McNamara, John Joseph, 1918-2001; McNamara, Mary, active 2002 Ref: B-165-002 Description: Shows a half-length portrait of a mature man in maroon shirt, green tie, yellow vest and rust jacket. Quantity: 1 oil(s). Physical Description: Oil on canv...
Date: 1950 By: McNamara, John Joseph, 1918-2001; Southern Cross (Newspaper : 1946-1951) Ref: A-369-249 Description: Christmas greetings card produced for the Southern Cross newspaper, caricaturising the newsroom staff. Quantity: 1 drawing(s). Physical Description: Red in...
Date: 1936 - 1937 From: Various artists :Collection of newspaper clippings, photocopies and bromides of cartoons by Fox (A-313-2), T Ellis - ie Thomas Ellis Glover (A-313-3), J. C. Blomfield (A-313-4) and John McNamara (A-313-11). Also folders of cartoons by various artists published in New Zealand Free Lance (A-313-6), in The Guardian (A-313-7), in Xrays (A-313-8), in the New Zealand Observer (A-313-9), in The Standard (A-313-12) and in various publications (A-313-1). By: Grant, Ian Fraser, 1940-; McNamara, John Joseph, 1918-2001; Standard (Wellington, N.Z.); MacDon, active 1936-1937 Ref: A-313-12-001/018 Description: Cartoons on New Zealand politics collected by Ian F. Grant for his book "The Unauthorized Version." Quantity: 18 photocopy/ies. Physical Description: A4 si...
Date: 1958 - 1972 From: McNamara, John Joseph, 1918-2001:[Collection of newsprint clippings of illustrations and cartoons published in English newspapers and magazines, 1950-1972.] By: McNamara, John Joseph, 1918-2001 Ref: A-369-245 Description: One of a daily series of strip cartoons published in the Evening News, London, based on the radio mystery series by Francis Durbridge. The dialogue was writt...
Date: 1949 By: McNamara, John Joseph, 1918-2001; Southern Cross (Newspaper : 1946-1951) Ref: A-369-248 Description: Christmas greetings card produced for the Southern Cross newspaper, caricaturising the literary staff. Quantity: 1 drawing(s). Physical Description: Ink on...
Date: 1958 - 1972 From: McNamara, John Joseph, 1918-2001:[Collection of newsprint clippings of illustrations and cartoons published in English newspapers and magazines, 1950-1972.] By: McNamara, John Joseph, 1918-2001 Ref: A-369-244 Description: One of a daily series of strip cartoons published in the Evening News, London, based on the radio mystery series by Francis Durbridge. The dialogue was writt...