Laura Bannon collection of illustrations

Inclusive Dates: 
1939–1958
Survey Repository: 

This record forms part of the Chicago’s Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource project funded by the Terra Foundation for American Art. For this project, the Archives surveyed archival repositories throughout the Chicago region to identify art-related materials contained in their holdings. While the Archives of American Art does not own any of the materials described herein, information about those materials and links to the original repositories have been included when available.

Descriptive Summary

0.5 linear feet (1 box and 1 oversize envelope) consisting of original artwork for eight children’s books by Chicago illustrator and author Laura Bannon.

Biographical Historical Note

Laura Bannon was a Chicago painter and children’s book illustrator and author.