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Children's Books and the Centennial Exhibition: Newer Books

    We also have some newer books that are either about the Centennial or fiction books that are actually set in Philadelphia in 1876. If you would like to read more about the Centennial, here are a few places to start:

  • Alexander, Lloyd. The Philadelphia adventure. Dutton Children's Books, 1990.

  • Flory, Jane. The liberation of Clementine Tipton. Boston, Houghton Mifflin, 1974.

  • Hilton, Suzanne. The way it was--1876. Philadelphia, Westminster Press, [1975]. J917.3 H567W

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