Children’s Literature and Culture

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Children’s Literature and Culture is a digitized collection of printed literature for children produced from the 1820s through the 1920s. The collection focuses on literature published in the Americas, but it also includes many sources published in Europe. The collection contains a wide variety of children’s materials, including alphabet and object books; chapbooks; pamphlets; pop-up books; printed books; sheet music; sketches, drawings, and paintings; stereo photographs; and toys and games. Materials in this collection are sourced from the American Antiquarian Society and the Winterthur Museum and Library.

Dates covered

1820s – 1920s.

Vendor/electronic presentation provider

Adam Matthew Digital