Samuel Griswold Goodrich Collection 1835 Sep 30


Samuel Griswold Goodrich Collection 1835 Sep 30



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Goodrich, Samuel G. (Samuel Griswold), 1793-1860 (person)

Samuel Griswold Goodrich (1793-1860) wrote a popular and widely imitated series of educational works for children under the pen name of Peter Parley. His intent was to provide an alternative to the British biases of 19th-century schoolroom texts and the questionable morals of nursery rhymes. He also created two children's magazines, Merry's Museum and Parley's Magazine, as well as an annual gift book, The Token. Goodrich served in the Massachusetts legislature in 1837 and held the post of U.S. c...

Nathaniel Hawthorne (person)

G. C. Verplanck (person)

Sprague, William B. (person)

Epithet: Reverend; American Unitarian British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000169.0x0000f0 ...