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Johnny Headstrong's Trip to Coney Island

Object Number: 
2000.464
Date: 
1882
Medium: 
Color printing ink on paper, sewing thread
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 3/4 x 9 1/4 x 1/4 in. ( 27.3 x 23.5 x 0.6 cm )
Marks: 
lithographed: on the front cover: "JOHNNY HEADSTRONG'S/ TRIP TO/ CONEY ISLAND/ DRAWINGS BY/ W. BRUTON/ McLOUGHLIN BROS. N. Y./ COPYRIGHTED-1882- McLOUGHLIN BROS."
Description: 
"Johnny Headstrong's Trip to Coney Island" children's book with 16 pages of chromolithographed images of the adventures of "Johnny Headstrong" accompanied by the story; chromolithographed cover of a boy inside an inner tube with a beach scene in the background; cover inscribed, "JOHNNY HEADSTRONG'S/ TRIP TO/ CONEY ISLAND/ DRAWINGS BY/ W. BRUTON/ McLOUGHLIN BROS. N. Y./ COPYRIGHTED-1882- McLOUGHLIN BROS."
Credit Line: 
The Liman Collection
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group