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Two girls with their dolls inside house, Walsh County, N.D.
Two girls with their dolls inside house, Walsh County, N.D.
TitleTwo girls with their dolls inside house, Walsh County, N.D.
Date of Original191-?
DescriptionTwo girls sit inside a house and display their doll collection, likely in Walsh County. A doll sized crib and kitchen set is also visible, along with a toy sized cow.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectPeople
Women
Subject (LCTGM)Toys
Dolls
Children
Girls
Tea parties
LocationWalsh County (N.D.)
Decade1910-1919
Item Number10669-469
Format of OriginalNegatives
NotesPhotographer unknown.
Title created by staff.
Relation[Is Part Of] North Dakota eighth grade curriculum
Biography/HistoryThese two little girls have four dolls, two doll beds, and a play kitchen. Their toys were designed to teach them about the tasks that they would have as adult women. Little boys would not have been encouraged to play with these toys.
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionMonson Family Collection Mss 10669
Collection Finding AidConsult http://www.history.nd.gov/archives/manuscripts/inventory/10669.html
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (10669-469)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDsh10669469
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