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Rachel Field and typewriters

Author and illustrator Rachel Field (1894-1942)  is well represented in various sections of the Library, with over 50 novels and children’s books. Just below are two items from the Portland Room. A portrait of the writer, with her dog and her typewriter, is from our Archives:

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Here (below) is the cover of an early edition of her book, The Magic Pawnshop, printed in 1937, also in the Portland Room. Can you find the typewriter in the illustration ?

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tags: Library Collections | Adults | Teens | Kids & Families | Seniors | Portland History
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