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Haris Petie Collection

Summary Information
Title: Haris Petie
Dates: 1965
Creator: Petie, Haris
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-1744
The only item in this collection is a crayon and tempera back plate illustration.

Repository: University of Minnesota Libraries Children's Literature Research Collections

Access and Use
Access Restrictions:

Collection is open for researchers with no restrictions. Registration with the collection is required.


This collection is protected by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, U.S. Code). It is the user's responsibility to verify copyright ownership and to obtain all necessary permissions prior to the reproduction, publication, or other use of any portion of these materials.


The Goat that Madea Boy Grow Big, 1965

Biographical Sketch

Haris Petie was born June 26, 1915, in Boulder Creek, CA. She was an artist and illustrator of children's books, a fashion artist, advertising artist, and designer of children's clothes. Her illustrations appear in a great many books of nonfiction published for children in the 1960s and 1970s. She also wrote and illustrated 2 books, Billions of Bugs and The Seed the Squirrel Dropped . Biographical Source: Something About the Author , Vol. 10, p. 118-119

Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection contains a crayon and tempera back plate illustration done for a book written by Sabra Holbrook.

Subject Terms
Indexing Terms
  • The collection is indexed under the following headings in the catalog of the University of Minnesota Libraries. Researchers desiring materials about related topics, persons or places should search the catalog using these headings.
  • Petie, Haris
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
The Goat that Madea Boy Grow Big 1965 
Note  New York: Coward-McCann, 1965
Box M. C. 835
Crayon and tempera back plate illustration (1 p.)  Box M. C. 835