Ruth Olive Rosekrans Hoffman
(1926 - 2007)
Ruth Olive Rosekrans Hoffman was active/lived in Connecticut, Nebraska. Ruth Hoffman is known for children's book illustration.
Biography Ruth Olive Rosekrans Hoffman
Hoffman, Ruth Olive Rosekrans
1926 Denton, Nebraska-2007, David City, Nebraska
Born and raised in Nebraska and living there the last years of her life, Ruth Rosekrans Hoffman became an illustrator of more than 30 children’s books, songbooks and textbooks. Indeed her name was known far beyond her home state. However, she made many returns to Nebraska, especially to Lincoln where she supported The Heritage Room’s collection of Nebraska authors at the Bennett Martin Public Library. In 1983, the Heritage Room’s support group, The Nebraska Literary Heritage Association, sponsored a candlelight dinner honoring Hoffman in the Rotunda of the Nebraska State Capitol Building. At that event Ho
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