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My Book of History: A Picturesque Tale of Progress (Beginnings, Vol. 2)

Illustrated by Donn P. Crane (American, 20th century), Illustrated by Mariel Wilhoite (American, 20th century), Author Olive Beaupré Miller (American, 1883–1968)

Place of Publication: Chicago, Illinois, USA; Place of Publication: Toronto, Ontario, Canada


Overall: 23.8 x 18.9 x 2.4 cm (9 3/8 x 7 7/16 x 15/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with photomechanical black-and-white and color relief prints

Not On View


Americas, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Chicago and Toronto: The Bookhouse for Children, 1929) 23.8 cm; [1 f.] pp. 253-512; original publisher’s gilt-stamped and embossed green cloth, color pictorial paper label on upper cover.

Chicago and Toronto: The Bookhouse for Children, 1929


Lloyd and Vivian Hawes, Wellesley, MA; 2000, bequest of Vivian Hawes to the MFA. (Accession date: June 21, 2000)

Credit Line

The Lloyd and Vivian Hawes Collection