Also on these boards
Little Women-In picturesque nineteenth-century New England, tomboyish Jo, beautiful Meg, fragile Beth, and romantic Amy come of age while their father is off to war.
“Dig”, 1909. Sadie Wendell Mitchell. Poster by Mitchell showing a woman sitting in a room filled with books reading a work titled Economy. A sign with text “Do It Now” hangs on the wall above the woman’s head. Part of the artist’s “Girls Will Be Girls” poster series. Chromolithograph by Close, Graham, & Scully, Inc., New York, 1909. From the Library of Congress.
Louisa May Alcott's Orchard House in “Little Women”
I remember reading this when I was young enough that I still called my mother "Mommy" and asked if I could change it to "Marmy". I also remember being traumatized when Amy burned Jo's manuscript in the fireplace. That part still gives me nightmares. LKR