The Patty Fairfield Series, by Carolyn Wells: a sort of reference page.
Patty Fairfield leaves her home with her father to spend a year visiting four sets of aunts, uncles and cousins and to learn about proportion.
Patty and her father settle down in Vernondale and Patty learns about housekeeping. First appearances of Kenneth Harper and Mr. Hepworth.
#3 Patty in the City (1905) (Review at RQ)
Patty moves to New York City and enrolls in the Oliphant School. First appearance of the Farringtons.
Mr. Fairfield and Nan get married. Patty graduates from the Oliphant School and spends the summer traveling with the Farringtons and at Sandy Cove on Long Island.
The Farringtons take Patty to Paris with them.
Patty makes friends in England, and helps some of them find a lost family fortune.
#7 Patty’s Pleasure Trip (1909) (Review at RQ)
Patty gallivants around Italy and buys lots of souvenirs.
Patty manages to earn fifteen dollars all by herself. First appearance of Phil Van Reypen.
#9 Patty’s Motor Car (1911)
Patty enters a contest and wins an electric car, which she names The Swift Camilla. First appearance of Mona Galbraith.
Patty spends the summer at Spring Beach with Mona Galbraith. First appearance of Bill Farnsworth.
#11 Patty’s Social Season (1913) (Text at PG)
Patty makes her debut into society.
#12 Patty’s Suitors (1914) (Text at PG)
Patty doesn’t do a whole lot besides going to parties. First appearance of Kit Cameron.
#13 Patty’s Romance (1915)
Patty is kidnapped! Also she goes on a trip with Phil Van Reypen and his aunt.
#14 Patty’s Fortune (1916)
Aunty Van dies and Patty becomes very ill.
#15 Patty Blossom (1917) (Text at PG)
Patty gets involved with disreputable artistic types. Then she gets engaged.
#16 Patty-Bride (1918)
Patty gets married during World War I.
#17 Patty and Azalea (1919) (Text at PG)
Patty’s husband’s cousin Azalea is a wild western girl, given to stunt riding and baby-kidnapping.