Vintage infographic promotes healthy, happy children

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Everything old is new again. Infographics are all the rage right now, but of course, they are not new. They have been used effectively for a century (or more) to convey a message using images + information.

This 1927 infographic is fantastic in its simplicity–twelve practical steps to ensure happy, healthy children. It’s from a lovely little book my sister picked up in Chicago called The Growing Child: His Needs and Care published by the Chicago Department of Health (November 1927).

More posts to come on this vintage health guide for children and parents.




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