New York: American Kindergarten Material, [ca. 1874-1878?]. First edition. Original decorated and printed stiff wrappers,  pages on identical stock, 7 x 5 inches. 3 mounted examples of student work in colored threads and colored pencil. Some light wear and soiling, some slight sunning; some offset from the artwork; in very good condition. Item #17045
Advertisements for an American Kindergarten Material concern appear in expected digitized educational publications between 1874 and 1878, an era consistent with the design and typography of this piece. The mounted work is three examples well-executed stitched pictures of fruit colored in with colored pencil. Small neat early ink signature at the head of the front wrapper.