On this day, June 29, 1858, cartoonist John “Dok” Hager born was born in Terra Haute, Indiana. Hager attended school in Europe and returned home to be a dentist. He moved to Seattle in 1899 still working as a dentist. In 1909 Hager began cartooning for the Seattle Daily Times. He created a cartoon character later called Umbrella Man to accompany the daily weather report and a daily comic strip Dippy Duck.


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Norman Rockwell Museum



Norman Rockwell Museum is Open 7 days a week year-round

May – October and holidays:

open daily: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Thursdays: 10 a.m. - 7 p.m. (July/August 2015)
Rockwell’s Studio open May through October.

November – April: open daily:

Weekdays: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Weekends and holidays: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Holiday Closings:

The Museum is Closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Year’s Day





Members: FREE
Adults: $18.00
Seniors (65+): $17.00
College students with ID: $10.00
Children/teens 6 — 18: $6.00
Children 5 and under: FREE

Official Museum Website






Norman Rockwell Museum
9 Route 183
Stockbridge, MA 01262

413-298-4100 x 221