Rare, Unique Pleasant Company American Girl super sized photo posters & guide

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  • Item Category: Toys, Dolls, Games & Puzzles
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Jan 16, 2013
  • Channel: Auction House
This is a very rare Pleasant Company item. I have never seen anything like this listed on Ebay. The only reason I have it is b/c I had an opportunity to participate in a PC local event hosted back in 1996 in the Pabst Mansion in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. It was a one day workshop offered to educators. The title was Teaching Social Studies Through Literature An Interdisciplinary Approach using the Pleasant Company stories. The unit (in blue binder) includes a section on workshop notes, Unit planning, Historical background, related titles, and an appendix of American Girl related activities. The really cool part i s that it also includes two super size 48" by 62" posters with color photos of historical items from the various character's time periods including Samantha, Kiersten, Molly, Felicity, and Addy. The posters themselves were printed by PC in 1994. I am assuming that they were not made for the workshop but rather for another company purpose. I think this is the case because they also gave us other random PC items that day. Also included is a special activity for each character (Samantha, Kiersten, Molly, Felicity, and Addy) and a little bio on Valerie Tripp, Janet Shaw, and Connie Porter! As I remember it it was a super fun day for a small amount of teachers that we felt lucky to be a part of. The curriculum guide itself is in good ... read more