Anglund, Joan Walsh

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American author and illustrator of children's literature; b. 1926.

From the description of Joan Walsh Anglund collection, [196-]-1999. (Boston University). WorldCat record id: 70969625

Joan Walsh Anglund was born January 3, 1926, in Hinsdale, IL. She studied at the Chicago Art Institute in 1944 and the American Academy of Art in 1945. This followed with an apprenticeship with a commercial artist in Chicago, Adele Roth. Anglund spent the majority of her life free-lancing drawing and full-time writing and illustrating, composing over twenty titles.

Biographical source: Something About the Author . Volume 2, 1971.

From the guide to the Joan Walsh Anglund Collection, (University of Minnesota Libraries Children's Literature Research Collections)

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creatorOf Anglund, Joan Walsh. Joan Walsh Anglund collection, [196-]-1999. Boston University. School of Medicine
creatorOf Joan Walsh Anglund Collection University of Minnesota Libraries Children's Literature Research Collections
referencedIn Betsy Beinecke Shirley collection of American children's literature, 1640-2001 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
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associatedWith Shirley, Betsy Beinecke. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
United States
American literature
American literature
Children's literature
Children's literature, American
Women authors, American
Women illustrators


Birth 1926-01-03





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