Paper doll books of #DiahannCarroll’s role as Julia, the first American TV show to feature an African American woman in a non-stereotypical role #Julia #blackhistory
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Black is Beautiful Paper Dolls
“Black is Beautiful” is proclaimed in this 1969 paper doll boxed set of four Black paper dolls. #blackisbeautiful
Michael Jackson Paper Doll Commemorative Edition 1958-2009
Six paper dolls feature #MichaelJackson throughout different phases of his career
Great Black Entertainers Paper Dolls
A #paperdoll book of famous Black entertainers
Josephine Baker Paper Dolls
A paper doll book by Bruce Patrick Jones includes three paper dolls of #JosephineBaker.
Paper Dolls of The Obamas (various)
This installation features various paper doll books of #theObamafamily.
Martin Luther King, Jr. and His Family Paper Dolls
Photos and description of a paper doll book of #MLKJr. and his family.
Playhouse Dolly Cut-Outs Jo and Shirley Doll Cutout Book
Name: Playhouse Dolly Cut-Outs Jo and Shirley Doll Cutout Book Published By and When: Samuel Lowe Company, 1969 and circa 1970 Sizes: Jo is 7 inches. Shirley is 7 inches including the attached stand top. Jo’s book measures 7-1/4 x 10 inches. Shirley’s book measures 6 x 9 inches. Description: Jo’s book is numbered 1839.Continue reading “Playhouse Dolly Cut-Outs Jo and Shirley Doll Cutout Book”
Betty Paper Doll Book and Stand-up Doll with Sew-On Dresses
Name: Betty Paper Doll Book and Stand-up Doll with Sew-On Dresses Published By and When: Lowe ©1968 James and Jonathan and Samuel Lowe Company circa 1970 Sizes: The dolls are 11 inches tall. Betty’s book measures 8-1/4 x 12 inches. The stand-up doll’s package measures 6-1/4 x 12-1/4 inches. Description: Lowe used the same illustrationContinue reading “Betty Paper Doll Book and Stand-up Doll with Sew-On Dresses”
Peg, Nan, Kay, Sue Paper Dolls
Name: Peg, Nan, Kay, Sue Paper Dolls Published by and When: Western Publishing Company, Inc.; Whitman Publishing Company, 1966 Sizes: Including the stands, the dolls stand 10 inches. The book measures 10 x 13 inches (width x length). Description: The cover of this paper doll book #1995-59 illustrates four teen girls playing with paper dolls.Continue reading “Peg, Nan, Kay, Sue Paper Dolls”