|Title||Major's Alphabet (O-Q, F-H) |
|Publisher Location||United States--New York--New York |
|Publication Date||1870-1879? |
|Image Production Process||Relief prints|
|Notes||Illustrated with color relief prints.|
These pages are from a disassembled book.
Each letter of the alphabet is represented by the name of a child preoccupied with playing or working, and has an accompanying verse.
These two pages show the following letters: O is Octavius, riding a goat. P is Penelope, sailing a boat. Q is Quintus, armed with a lance. F is Frank, mending his pen. G is Georgiana, shooting an arrow. H is Harry, wheeling a barrow.
|Contextual Notes||McLoughlin Brothers was active between 1858 and 1920 and at one time was seen as a pioneer in color printing technologies in children's books. |
|Subjects (LCSH)||Alphabet rhymes |
|Digital Collection||Children's Historical Literature Collection |
|Digital ID Number||CHL0936 |
|Repository||University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections Division |
|Repository Collection||Children's Historical Literature Collection |
|Physical Description|| p.: illustrated; 23 x 30 cm. |
|Digital Reproduction Information||Scanned from original book at 400-600 dpi in TIFF format using a ScanMaker 6800, resized and enhanced using Adobe Photoshop, and imported as JPEG2000 using Contentdm's software JPEG2000 Extension. 2008. |
|Exhibit Checklist||Exhibit checklist L.29 |