This is my most recent vintage coloring book, purchased on Etsy. Several of the country names have changed since 1954, and Alaska and Hawaii would not be states until 1959, so they still had “other land” status. The activities of the children seem a little quaint, even for the 1950s, but the illustrations are so sweet, and perfect for embroidery or just to print out as coloring pages.
Some countries are represented by six drawings, while a few have only one. Eventually, I will post all of the images, but if there is a particular country you would like to see, just let me know in a comment and I will bump it up in the queue.
The countries in the order they appear in the book (reading down):
Here are all the illustrations for Holland. As I child I thought Holland was the name of the country instead of just a region of The Netherlands. Click on any image for slideshow.