The Comichron Archives

Features and Special Collections on Comics History

This section of the website is devoted to a number of datasets and historical periodical collections that we'll be adding in the near future. Check back soon for more!


Newsdealer and Bestsellers Magazine's Comics Directory
From the collection of Robert Beerbohm, a guide to when comics were released


Comics Retailer Magazine: A History
A personal recollection of the comics industry's leading trade magazine


Comics Distribution Timeline
Important moments in comics distribution history

Marvel Comics Timeline

Important moments in Marvel Comics history