Children of Other Lands, 1954 — Hawaii, Alaska, Mexico, Brazil, Argentina, Peru, & Canada

In 1959, not long after this coloring book was published, Alaska and Hawaii became the 49th and 50th states.  As an 11 year-old growing up in Oklahoma, I remember thinking how cool it was to have such exotic places become part of the United States.

You can find the previously posted countries by clicking on these links: Holland, England-Sweden-Hungary-Czechoslovakia-Austria, Japan-China-India-Burma-Korea-Arabia, France-Switzerland-Italy-Germany, Belgium-Spain-Portugal-Ireland-Scotland-Wales-Denmark-Finland-Norway, and Australia-New Zealand-South Africa-Egypt-Turkey-Russia-Poland-Yugoslavia, and Greece.  Click any image to see a slideshow.



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