Heaven and Family Paper Doll Book

Name: Heaven and Family Paper Doll Book

Published by and When: Helena International Toys, Inc. 1989

Sizes: With the attached stands, they measure 6, 8, 10, and 10 inches, respectively, as illustrated on the cover of the book. The book measures 14 x 12 inches (width x length).

Description: This Black family paper doll book was “developed for entertainment and education.” The first page of the book offers a select list of Black American historical figures and their accomplishments. The final page of the book lists a few additional Black American historical figures and their achievements. To encourage research, names of other great Black Americans are listed after the question, “What is the importance of these great Black Americans?”

Other: This paper doll book contains four pages of full-color fashions for this paper doll family whose names are Heaven (the daughter), Anton (the son), Evelyn (the mother), and Harvey (the father).



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Published by DeeBeeGee

Doll collector, historian, co-founder of the first e-zine devoted to collecting black dolls; author of black-doll reference books, doll blogs, and doll magazine articles.

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