Tuesday, July 17, 2007

July: Donation of the Month

Baby Book Collection
2 Boxes; 2.0 cu. ft.

The Baby Book Collection consists of forty-five books and one certificate ranging from 1889 through 1940. It has been broken down into five categories. These include: Baby’s First Year; Baby’s Storybooks; Childcare Books; Frances Brundage Illustrations; and Oversize Materials.
Baby’s First Year holds seventeen books which focus on special occasions and dates. Many of these do have some notations pertaining to the child for whom they were purchased. Baby’s Storybooks has three books which are fictional in nature. There are also three Childcare Books which are primarily general information. The Frances Brundage Illustrations has twenty-two books. These are mostly special occasion, picture, and date books; however they were illustrated by Brundage, who was well-known in the field of children’s illustrations.

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