Madye Lee Chastain
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illustrations for The Cow Tail Switch and Other West African
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Switch and Other West African Stories, 1947
Artist Madye Lee Chastain was born in Texarkana, Texas in 1908. She
studied art and worked as an artist before turning to writing and illustrating.
She published numerous children's books in the 1940s through the 1960s.
Biographical source: Something About the
Author , vol. 4, p. 48-49.
Collection Scope and Content Note
The collection contains scratchboard illustrations for
The Cow Tail Switch and Other West African
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Cow Tail Switch and Other West African Stories
Note Courlander, Harold and George Herzog
New York: Holt and Company, 1947
Box M.C. 1127
(21 p.) Box M.C. 1127