Short remembrance about McLoughlin Bros. of New York

“Be the change that you wish to see in the world.” ― Mahatma Gandhi McLoughlin Bros., Inc. was a New York publishing firm that pioneered the systematic use of color printing technologies in children’s books, particularly between 1858 and 1920. The artistic and commercial roots of the McLoughlin firm were first developed by John McLoughlin, Jr. (1827-1905), who as a teenager learned wood engraving and printing while working for Elton & Co.–a New York firm formed by his father John…

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