Frank T. Merrill
The illustrator Frank Thayer Merrill was born in Boston on 14 December 1848. Merrill was educated at Boston Latin, the Boston Museum of Fine Arts and the Lowell Institute. Merrill is perhaps best remembered today for illustrating Louisa May Alcott’s Little Women in 1880. He married Jessie S. Aldrich.
Merrill, Jr, John Alden. "Frank Thayer Merrill's Boston Sketches." Old-Time New England. Boston: SPNEA (Summer 1966): 15-20. Print.
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