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Jeanne Louis Bendick

Jeanne Louis Bendick, author, illustrator. Recipient several best science books of year awards. Member American Library Association, National Science Teachers Association, American Association of University Women, Authors League, Authors Guild, Society Children's Book Writers and Illustrators.

Background

  • Bendick, Jeanne Louis was born on February 25, 1919 in New York City. Daughter of Louis Xerxes and Amelia Maurice (Hess) Garfunkel.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Parsons/New School, 1939.

    Works

    • Author: (children's science books) Mathematics Illustrated Dictionary, How Much and Ho Many Egyptian Tombs, Tombs of the Ancient Americas, Eureka Series: Caves, Markets, (with Glenn Blough) Nature Science series. Author Science Experiences series, The First Books of series (space travel, satellites, automobiles, also others). Author, co-author education materials.

      Textbooks Ginn Science Program, multimedia programs, Starting Points, Learning Experienes, You and Me and Our World. Author filmstrips The Seasons. Story editor, writer, NBC children's series The First Look for television.

    Religion

    Denomination: Jewish

    Membership

    Member American Library Association, National Science Teachers Association, American Association of University Women, Authors League, Authors Guild, Society Children's Book Writers and Illustrators.

    Connections

    • Married Robert Louis Bendick, November 24, 1940. Children: Robert Louis Junior, Karen Bendick Watson Holton.
    • father: Louis Xerxes Garfunkel
    • mother: Amelia Maurice (Hess) Garfunkel
    • spouse: Robert Louis Bendick
    • children: Robert Louis Junior Bendick
    • Karen Bendick Watson Holton Bendick
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    Born February 25, 1919
    Nationality
    • 1939
      Parsons/New School

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