The New England Primer interior page, "Easy Syllables for children" in black text on cream paper, underneath are syllables to sound out.

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Title

The New England Primer interior page, "Easy Syllables for children" in black text on cream paper, underneath are syllables to sound out.

Description

Photographic scan of interior of The New England Primer, Boston: S. Kneeland & T. Green, 1727. Scan of page 5. Page is mottled cream paper with black letterpress serif type and labeled “EASY SYLLABLES FOR CHILDREN” in all capitals. Letters printed in plain type. Lists five columns of two-letter syllables like “ab” and “ur” in alphabetical order. Page laid on black background with an American dime coin for size comparison.

Date

1843

Bibliographic Citation

The New England Primer. Boston, 1843.

Citation

“The New England Primer interior page, "Easy Syllables for children" in black text on cream paper, underneath are syllables to sound out.,” Gallery, accessed May 24, 2024, https://gallery.lib.umn.edu/items/show/5690.