The American Boy



Download Full Text (87.3 MB)


The Sprague Publishing Co.

Publication Date



This issue contains stories for boys featuring history, hobbies, contests, fishing, money, adventure, sports, and crafts.


Boys, Adventure stories, Advertising, Gender, Masculinity, Napoleon Bonaparte (1769-1821), Writing, Contests, Fishing, Great Lakes (North America), Fires, Gardening, Valentine's Day, Money, Sports, Stamp collecting


32 pages

Physical Collection

Henty Collection



Media Type



"Napoleon Bonaparte: A History Written for Boys by the Editor"; "Alstyne's Victory" by Margaret A. Richard; "Lafayette, the Brave and True Friend of Liberty" by M.G. Spratley; "Boys in the Home, Church and School"; "With Uncle Sam's Fisherman" by J. Olivier Curwood; "An American Barony"; "With the Boys"; "The Agassiz Association"; "Caught by Flames" by William Murray Graydon; "Boys and the Garden"; "How We Boys Went Wild-Westing" by Mattie M. Boteler; "The Widow's Valentine" by Nelson Roberts; "Boys Books Reviewed"; "Mr. Butler's Defender" by Rodney Burton; "Pluck and a Stone Fence" by Will Lisenbee; "The Industrious Queen" by Frank H. Sweet; "Boys as Money Makers and Money Savers"; "Boys in Games and Sport"; "The Boy Stamp, Coin and Curio Collector; "Boys of the Past; Men of the Present" by Crittenden Marriot; "Top or Bottom-Which? A Study of the Factors Which Most Contribute to the Success of Young Men" by Archer Brown of Rogers, Brown & Co.; "How to Build an Ice Yacht" by A. Neely Hall.

The American Boy, February 1903



Rights Statement

No Copyright - United States

To view the content in your browser, please download Adobe Reader or, alternately,
you may Download the file to your hard drive.

NOTE: The latest versions of Adobe Reader do not support viewing PDF files within Firefox on Mac OS and if you are using a modern (Intel) Mac, there is no official plugin for viewing PDF files within the browser window.