Query: Paper dolls
Helen Popenoe Paper Doll Collection
Creators:
Popenoe, Helen
Dates:
1942-1947
Size:
0.5 Cubic feet (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1156
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

In the 1940s, during Helen Popenoe's elementary school years, she collected and played with paper dolls. This collection consists of the dolls that she enjoyed as a child.

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Elinor S. Miller Paper Doll Collection
Creators:
Ware, Dorothy
Miller, Elinor S.
Dates:
circa 1909-1940
Size:
0.03 Cubic feet (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1110
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This collection consists of paper dolls, cut figures from magazines, and magazines belonging to Elinor S. Miller and Dorothy Ware from circa 1909-1940.

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The Carolyn and Donald Grepke Paper Doll Collection
Creators:
Grepke, Donald, 1932-
Grepke, Carolyn, 1937-1995
Dates:
circa 1800s-1998, undated
Size:
70 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0752
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Abstract: Collection consists of over a century of paper dolls documenting their use as advertisements, and depictions of popular culture, fashion trends, family lifestyles, gender roles, ideal communities,and cultural heroes.

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Kitty Cucumber Collection
Creators:
Lillemoe, Mary Peters (artist)
Lillemoe, Jim
Natoli, David
Merrimack Publishing Corporation
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Dates:
1983-1986
Size:
0.3 Cubic feet (1 flat box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0276
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection consists of original artwork, embossed printer's proofs, and a book titled Kitty Cucumber and Her Friends written by Jim Lillemoe and illustrated by Mary Peters Lillemoe, copyright 1986. The materials are contained in one folder.

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Ming-Ju Sun Garfinckel's Fashion Drawings
Creators:
Sun, Ming-ju
Dates:
circa 1972-2002, undated
Size:
2 Cubic feet (5 boxes, 1 map-folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0897
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Fashion drawings and the photographic work of Ming-Ju Sun while as an employee of Garfinckel's Department Store and as an independent artist.

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Sherman Poppen Papers
Creators:
Poppen, Sherman, 1930-
Dates:
1966 - 2008
Size:
1.5 Cubic feet (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1159
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The Sherman Poppen Papers document the snurfer, the predecessor of the snowboard that he invented in 1965. The snurfer, a sled that was ridden while standing up, originally consisted of two skis bound together. Snurfer competitions fueled the development of the snowboard as a piece of sporting equipment. This collection contains material describing the snurfer's place in snowboarding history, and the associated business and legal aspects.

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Gretchen W. Rogers papers
Creators:
Rogers, Gretchen W., 1881-1967
Dates:
1901-1986
Size:
0.5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.rogegret
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters, 1915-1972; a scrapbook of letters and newspaper clippings, 1901-1919, primarily regarding exhibitions of Rogers' paintings; awards, 1915-1946; printed material, 1914-1986, including newspaper clippings, exhibition catalogs and invitations; a receipt from the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts for artwork sold at an exhibition in 1911; 2 photographs of Rogers, as well as a 1914 photograph of …

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Miss America 1951 Papers
Creators:
Betbeze, Yolande
Dates:
1910 - 2003
Size:
4.5 Cubic feet (8 boxes, 1 map folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0888
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Yolande Betbeze was crowned Miss America in September, 1950. During and after her reign she was influential in both the Civil Rights and Feminist movements. Her papers document her reign as Miss America, her life after Miss America, and the Miss America pageant itself.

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Maurice E. Goldberg papers
Creators:
Goldberg, Maurice E.
Dates:
[ca. 1932-1961]
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.goldmaur
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Personal correspondence, 1931-1961, primarily concerning Goldberg's musical compositions, his interest in the WWII war effort, and other political issues, and his art collecting; songs by Goldberg; and record books on Whistler's etchings and lithographs, on color lithographs, and prints, undated. None of the material directly relates to the Doll & Richards Gallery …

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Beatrice Litzinger Postcard Collection
Creators:
Litzinger, Beatrice
Litzinger, Joseph
Dates:
1900-1990
Size:
2.75 Cubic feet (8.5 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0530
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection consists of seven series, the largest, Series 1, being the postcards. The largest categories in this series are the geographic, both United States and foreign, and greeting cards. The most important and probably the most interesting of the geographic cards are from Maryland as they give us an historic …

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