Illustration: Space Art in Children's books

"In post-World War II America anything seemed possible, even going to the Moon! There appeared in 1949, a book The Conquest of Space , which led to a new trend in children's books. These books outlined the future the children of the "baby boom" would grow up in, the world of space..."

Space Art in Children's books 1950's to 1970's

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Seidrik said...

Life is a voyage...
Thanks for the take off
See ya P-e fronning !

P-E Fronning said...

See ya on the far side of the moon.

modmom said...

ooooh i love this space art illustrations.
i linked it on my blog. thank you!
Happy Easter, Spring, etc.
Have a nice weekend!