Kites: South Park Commissioners

Collection Name: Drachen Foundation Collection
Artist or Author: Herman Roy
Creation Year: 1934
Width: 6.5 inches
Height: 10 inches
Summary: KItes is a book that was compiled by author Herman Roy for the Recreation Department of the South Park Commissioners of Chicago, Illinois, USA. This was one of a series of "craft" books or "how to" books done by the South Park Commissioners. Many of the designs in this booklet are not easy to make, but are charming designs.
Type: Book
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Geographic: United States
Kite Type: Bowed, Box\Cellular, Figure, Flat, Sport
Materials: Nylon/Synthetic, Plastic, Dowel, Paper, Ripstop
Significance: Art, Sport