Brandreth Columbian ABC for the Little Ones

Object Number: 
2000.781
Date: 
1876
Medium: 
Paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 1/4 x 5 1/8 x 1/8 in. ( 18.4 x 13 x 0.3 cm )
Marks: 
lithographed: on the front cover: "BRANDRETH/ COLUMBIAN/ A B C/ FOR/ THE LITTLE ONES."
Description: 
"Brandreth Columbian ABC for the Little Ones" children's book with 16 paper pages with lithographed vignettes accompanied by letters and sayings as well as advertisements and images from the Centennial Exposition of 1876; chromolithographed cover of a girl poking her head through a map; cover inscribed, "BRANDRETH/ COLUMBIAN/ A B C/ FOR/ THE LITTLE ONES." Provided by the manufacturers of Brandreth's Pills and other patent medicines, see 2002.1.772, 2002.1.799, 2002.1.2207
Credit Line: 
The Liman Collection
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group