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Angela Dominguez illustrations, circa 2012-2017

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Held at: Free Library of Philadelphia: Children's Literature Research Collection [Contact Us]1901 Vine Street, Philadelphia, PA, 19103

This is a finding aid. It is a description of archival material held at the Free Library of Philadelphia: Children's Literature Research Collection. Unless otherwise noted, the materials described below are physically available in their reading room, and not digitally available through the web.

Overview and metadata sections

Angela Dominguez was born in Mexico City, grew up in the great state of Texas, and now resides in Brooklyn. She is the author and illustrator of several books for children including Maria Had a Little Llama / María Tenía una Llamita, which received the American Library Association Pura Belpré Illustration Honor. in 2016, she received her second Pura Belpré Honor for her illustrations in Mango, Abuela, and Me (written by Meg Medina). Her debut middle grade novel, Stella Díaz Has Something to Say, comes out January 2018. When Angela is not in her studio, she teaches at the Academy of Art University, which honored her with their Distinguished Alumni Award in 2013. Angela is a proud member of SCBWI, PEN America, and represented by Wernick and Pratt Literary Agency. As a child, she loved reading books and making a mess creating pictures. She’s delighted to still be doing both.

Bibliography

Angela Dominguez, Online Portfolio, www.angeladominguezstudio.com, accessed: 2017 June 8

This collection consists of twelve illustrations by children's illustrator/author and Pura Belpré Honoree Angela Dominguez. The collection comprises one piece from Carmen Learns English, four pieces of final artwork from Maria Had a Little Llama / María Tenía una Llamita, three pieces of final artwork from Let's Go, Hugo!, and two pieces of final artwork from Santiago Stays.

The collection is arranged in alphabetical order by title.

The majority of this collection was gifted to the Free Library of Philadelphia by Angela Dominguez. Pieces that were aquired elsewhere are noted.

Publisher
Free Library of Philadelphia: Children's Literature Research Collection
Sponsor
The processing of this collection was made possible through generous funding from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, administered through the Council on Library and Information Resources’ “Cataloging Hidden Special Collections and Archives” Project.
Access Restrictions

This collection is open to researchers by appointment. Please contact the Curator for information on access.

Use Restrictions

The right of access to material does not imply the right of publication. Permission for reprinting, reproduction, or extensive quotation from the rare books, manuscripts, prints, or drawings must be obtained through written application, stating the use to be made of the material. The reader bears the responsibility for any possible infringement of copyright laws in the publication of such material. A reproduction fee will be charged if the material is to be reproduced in a commercial publication.

Some of the materials in this collection may be too fragile for use without the Curator’s supervision.

Collection Inventory

clrc000687. Carmen Learns English - Pages 6-7, circa 2009.
Map Case 2 Drawer 7

clrc000685. Let's Go, Hugo! - Pages 8-9, circa 2012.
Map Case 2 Drawer 7
clrc000686. Let's Go, Hugo! - Pages 10-11, circa 2012.
Map Case 2 Drawer 7
Let's Go, Hugo! - Pages 29-30, circa 2012.
Box 1 Folder 1
Let's Go, Hugo! - Pages 31-32, circa 2012.
Box 1 Folder 2
Let's Go, Hugo! - Back Endpapers, circa 2012.
Box 1 Folder 3

Maria Had a Little Llama - Pages 13-14, circa 2012.
Box 1 Folder 4
Maria Had a Little Llama - Pages 15.
Box 1 Folder 5
Exhibition

Exhibited in the Free Library of Philadelphia's Central Children's Department, Philadelphia, PA, 22 December 2017 - 19 January 2018.

Maria Had a Little Llama - Pages 18-19.
Box 1 Folder 6
Maria Had a Little Llama - Pages 27-28.
Box 1 Folder 7

clrc000624. Marta! Big & Small - Coloring Page (2), 2016.
Box 2 Folder 1
clrc000623. Marta! Big & Small - Coloring page (1), 2016.
Box 2 Folder 1
Signed Scholastic Club Leo "Bilingual is Beautiful - Ser Bilingüe es Bello" poster, 2017.
Map Case 2 Drawer 9 Folder 7
Card Accompanying Club Leo Poster, 2017.
Map Case 2 Drawer 9 Folder 7

Santiago Stays - Pages 21-22.
Box 1 Folder 8
Santiago Stays - Pages 25-26, circa 2012.
Box 1 Folder 8

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