Let's Go Shopping With Peter and Penny

Description (Brief)
Let's Go Shopping with Peter and Penny written and illustrated by Lenora Fees Combes and published by Simon & Schuster in 1948.
Born in Cleveland, Ohio in 1919, Lenora Fees Combes pursued a career in art and writing. She graduated from the Cleveland School of Art where she studied painting and illustration and her work was exhibited at the Chicago Museum of Art in 1940.
In addition to illustrating children's books, she worked as an interior designer, painted murals and designed wallpaper. Combes also worked for a time with CBS and contributed stories to children's magazines.
Object Name
book and drawings
date made
1948
publisher
Simon & Schuster
printer
Western Publishing Co., Inc.
author; illustrator
Fees Combes, Lenora
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
ID Number
COLL.GOLDNBK.000010
accession number
1992.0634
subject
Entertainment, general
Children's Literature
Popular Entertainment
Little Golden Books
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Culture and the Arts: Entertainment
Little Golden Books
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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