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Rollin Clare (Ham) Hamilton (October 28, 1898, South Dakota - June 3, 1951 Los Angeles, California) was an American animator. In 1924, he was Walt Disney's first hire, animating the Alice Comedies. In 1926 he joined with Hugh Harman and Rudolf Ising and helped to found the Warner Bros. animation studio. Hamilton left Warner in 1930.

Looney Works

From 1934 to 1939, he animated Bosko in the Harman-Ising studio.[1]


  1. (1999) Hollywood Cartons: American Animation in its Golden Ag - Michael Barrier - Google Books. Retrieved on 2014-03-22.