Snowflake Bent­ley — Jac­que­line Briggs Martin

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Re­print edi­tion from HMH Books for Young Read­ers. Another Calde­cott Medal win­ner, this one was also first pub­lished in 1998. It tells the story of Ver­mont’s Wil­son “Snowflake” Bent­ley, a self-ed­u­cated farmer who com­bined a mi­cro­scope and an old bel­lows cam­era to be­come the first per­son to pho­to­graph a sin­gle snow crys­tal in 1885.

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