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"Barbara" Rubber Doll

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Title

"Barbara" Rubber Doll

Subject

History
Material culture.
Dolls--1950-1960.

Description

A rubber doll called "Mary Jane" by its contributor, Patricia Ford Neal. She acquired the doll sometime between 1956-1958 in her childhood when her aunt gave it to her. Her aunt "sent the doll to Santa Claus" to get hair in the same decade, which the doll has since lost. The doll's limbs were capable of manipulation and it could also simulate drinking.

Creator

Unknown

Source

Your DC Digital Museum, Washington, DC, Capitol Hill; 12 December 2015

Date

ca 1956-1958

Contributor

Neal, Patricia Ford

Format

.tiff

Type

Still Image

Identifier

045.YDCDM.2015

Coverage

Washington, DC

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