Pedro, the Angel of Olvera Street

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Publication: 1946

Inspired by the residents of downtown Los Angeles, Leo Politi created the character of Pedro, the Angel of Olvera Street. Politi's book portrays the Mexican American culture which influenced his own development as an artist.

Title

Pedro, the Angel of Olvera Street

Date

Publication: 1946

Description

Inspired by the residents of downtown Los Angeles, Leo Politi created the character of Pedro, the Angel of Olvera Street. Politi's book portrays the Mexican American culture which influenced his own development as an artist.

Rights

Copyright; use considered fair according to the ARL Code of Best Practices in Fair Use

Format

Children's books

Source

Peabody Library, PZ7 .P753 Pe 1946

Files

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Citation

“Pedro, the Angel of Olvera Street,” Gallery, accessed September 22, 2019, https://gallery.library.vanderbilt.edu/items/show/909.