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Van Stockum, Hilda, 1908-2006

LC control no.n 50046686
Descriptive conventionsrda
LC classificationPS3543.A65214
Personal name headingVan Stockum, Hilda, 1908-2006
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Variant(s)Marlin, Hilda, 1908-2006
Stockum, Hilda van, 1908-2006
Associated countryNetherlands United States
Birth date1908
Death date2006-11-01
Place of birthRotterdam (Netherlands)
Place of deathBerkhamsted (England)
Field of activityChildren's stories Illustration of books Illustrated children's books
Profession or occupationAuthors Illustrators Artists
Found inHer A day on skates ... 1934.
New York times WWW site, Nov. 6, 2006 (in obituary published Nov. 4: Hilda van Stockum; b. Hilda Gerarda van Stockum, 1908, Rotterdam; d. Wednesday [Nov. 1, 2006], Berkhamsted, England, aged 98; award-winning children's author and illustrator whose books depicted family life in the Netherlands, Ireland, the United States, and Canada)
Dodge, Mary Mapes. Hans Brinker, or, The silver skates, 1946: title page (illustrated by Hilda van Stockum) page 12 (born in Rotterdam in 1908, went to Dublin in 1924, studied art there until 1927, went to Amsterdam and studied there at the University of Art until 1931; then she went back to Dublin to illustrate primers, paint and draw portraits and make and print lithographs; married E.H. Marlin of New York City in 1934, came to New York and lived there unti the family moved to Washington; writes books for children too)
Associated languageeng