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Prang, Louis, 1824-1909

Louis Prang and Chromolithography [Previously Archived]

Louis Prang (1824-1909) was a publisher and printer based in Boston, Massachusetts who earned the nickname, "The Father of the American Christmas Card." The American Antiquarian Society has created this website, which is dedicated to Prang and his work. As this website reveals, Prang was not only an accomplished printer but also an early advocate for art education in public schools. He also...