The Comics Archives

Welcome to the Comics Archives! The purpose of this site is to provide a source of information on Golden Age and Silver Age comics and the characters therein. This archive includes a variety of reference works designed to enlighten and inform. It is hoped that these works will aid you, the collector in completing your collection of Golden and Silver Age Comics!


The Justice Society Fact File

A full, annotated history of the Justice Society of America and each of it's individual members.

The Golden Age Checklist

An issue by issue catalog of the Golden Age appearances of most major DC heroes.

The Golden Age Villian Fact File

A listing of all major DC super-villians from the Golden Age, including Silver Age and modern appearances

The Seven Soldiers of Victory Fact File

Coming soon!

Information on the Comic Archives

Information on the Comics Archives and the resources upon which it is founded.

HEY! What happened to the Silver Age Stuff??!?

This site is authored by David W. Stepp. The characters and comics illustrated and described here are the copyright of DC Comics where appropriate. Cover images are being used without permission under the "fair use" principle. Their names and likenesses cannot be used for commercial purposes with the explicit approval of the copyright holders. The tables, summaries and biographies provided here are the copyright of David W. Stepp. Duplication or WWW publication of these forms is strictly forbidden. This is a public site designed to promote the knowledge of and participation in the collection and reading of DC Comics. Please send questions and/or comments to

This page has seen  comic collectors pass through since August 25th, 1996.