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Clarence William Anderson

 (1891 - 1971)
Clarence William Anderson was active/lived in New Hampshire, Nebraska.  Clarence Anderson is known for children's book writing and illustration, equestrian themes, drawing.

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Clarence William Anderson


Clarence William Anderson (1891 – 1971), born in Wahoo, Nebraska, and known professionally as C.W. Anderson, was an author and illustrator of children's books. Anderson had an interest in horses and drawing. When he wasn't out riding horses, he was drawing them, taking great interest in their bone structure and conformation. Anderson started his career by illustrating for other authors, but eventually began developing texts to accompany his realistic and lively black and white drawings. He is best known for his "Billy and Blaze" book series.

The adventures of Billy and Blaze revolve around proper care of the horse, while teaching a lesson. Anderson would go to great lengths to give accurate information. He would even go on to write <  ...  Displaying 750 of 6152 characters.



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About  Clarence William Anderson

Born:  1891 - Wahoo, Nebraska
Died:   1971 - Mason, New Hampshire
Known for:  children's book writing and illustration, equestrian themes, drawing