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Travis Hanson papers on Tanner Jones & the quest for the Monkey Stone, approximately 2010-2014

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 9346 Series 1

Scope and Contents

Contains drawings, loose sketches, two bound sketchbooks, drawings on transparent overlays, and a colored digital panel, all related to a "teddy bear Kickstarter project." This later became the book "Tanner Jones & the Quest for the Monkey Stone." Materials dated approximately 2010 to 2014.


  • approximately 2010-2014


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Open for public research.

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Biographical / Historical

From the Collection:

Travis Hanson (born 1971) is a professional fantasy illustrator and graphic designer. He has worked in RPG fantasy, children's art, and comics. In 2011, Hanson was nominated for an Eisner Award for "Best Digital" for his book "The Bean," and later published two sequels. Hanson also published "Adventures for a Lazy Afternoon" in 2013, and "Tanner Jones and the Quest for the Monkey Stone" in 2014. His daily comic, "Life of the Party: the Realities of an RPG'er," is ongoing as of 2023.


6 oversize folders

3 items

Language of Materials