Exhibits at Morris County Library

In the MCL Gallery

MCL Gallery

We'll have a new exhibit in January. Be sure to check back for updates.


In the Lobby Display Case

red text reading Thomas Nast: The Mas Behind Santa Claus

The Christmas Drawings of Thomas Nast

On display reproductions compiled by William Glover.

Thomas Nast (1840-1902) was a famous cartoonist for the paper Harper's Weekly. Although known for his political cartoons, he was also one of the first to draw the popular image of Santa Claus.