Joy Lyn Kroeger

Birth:1930
Death: March 29th 2008

Occupation/Title:
In-betweener/assistant animator

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Education:/Training:
Chouinard Art Institute (now known as California Institute of the Arts)

Career Outline:
Lettering for The Insomniac, Designer of Castle and Teacups located at Disneyland, worked on The Smurfs, and Worked at: Disney, Quartet, Melendez, Duck Soup and Hanna-Barbera, Warner Brothers, Haboush, and Levitow-Hansen.

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Filmography:
Snow White, Lady and the Tramp, The Smurfs, etc.

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Related Links:
http://www.vanityfair.com/culture/features/2010/03/disney-animation-girls-201003. This article in Vanity Fair talks about what it was like for the women who worked on Snow White, which she worked on, but never given much recognition.

Bibliographic References:
http://tomsito.com/blog.php?post=1059, http://www.mouseplanet.com/8166/The_Mystery_of_the_Female_Disney_Animator, http://animationguildblog.blogspot.com/2008/05/lyn-kroeger-1930-2008.html, http://www.insidesocal.com/history/2009/04/the-artistic-history-of-the-insomniac-coffee-house-in-hermosa-beach.html, http://www.vanityfair.com/culture/features/2010/03/disney-animation-girls-201003, http://www.hermosabeachhistoricalsociety.org/dec08newsletter.html, http://www.enotes.com/topic/California_Institute_of_the_Arts, http://archive.easyreadernews.com/story.php?StoryID=20034893&IssuePath=

Contributors to this Listing:
Amanda Borin

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