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Paper dolls

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Description
Part (a) is a paper doll made of a thin cardboard material. It is of a mature woman with short reddish hair. She is wearing a pearl necklace, a one piece pink undergarment and high heels. Part (b) is a paper dress for part (a). It is a red dress with a fur stole. There are foldeable tabs to hold t…
Category
RECREATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
TOY
Description
Part (a) is a paper doll made of a thin cardboard material. It is of a mature woman with short reddish hair. She is wearing a pearl necklace, a one piece pink undergarment and high heels. Part (b) is a paper dress for part (a). It is a red dress with a fur stole. There are foldeable tabs to hold the dress on the doll. There is a "1" printed on one of the folding tabs. Part (c) is a thin cardboard paper doll of a young girl, in the same style as part (a). The girl also has reddish hair and is wearing a similar one piece pink undergarment, socks, and shoes. Part (d) is a thin cardboard paper doll of a cat. It is sitting in a basket with a red pillow. Part (e) is a thin cardboard paper doll of a young girl. It is of a different style than parts (a) and (c) (more doll-like). It has blonde hair and large doll-like blue eyes. It is wearing a white undershirt and white drawers, white socks and shoes. There is a pink bow in the hair. Parts (f) and (g) appear to be for doll (e) based on size. Part (f) is a yellow dress with a white lace colour and an illustrated hand holding a daisy, and part (g) is a yellow bonnet with white lace and pink bow. Part (h) is a pink dress with flowers and a belt around the middle. Daisies at the collar. There is a "2" on one of the folding tabs. Based on size it may be intended for part (c). Part (i) is a green sweater with illustrated ducks. "Bobby" is printed on one of the folding tabs. May be boy's clothes. Part (j) is a white lace cap with a bow and blue accents. Part (k) is a green one piece shirt and shorts, with "Bobby" printed on one of the folding tabs. May be boy's clothes. Part (l) is a green hat with a red pom-pom on top. "Bobby" is printed on one of the folding tabs. May be boy's clothes. Part (m) is a white shirt and green shorts with "Bobby" printed on one of the folding tabs. May be boy's clothes. Part (n) is a yellowish dress or jumper. "Betty" is printed on one of the folding tab. Part (o) may be a white fur hat. It is slit, likely to slide onto the paper doll head. It has "Betty" printed on it.
History Of Use
It is not clear that all the doll "clothes" present fit the dolls. Possible that there are other dolls that were not donated.
Number Of Parts
15
Accession No.
2017.13.1 a-o
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Paper dolls

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/artifacts4322
Material
PAPER-CARDBOARD;
Description
9 paper dolls made of a stiff coloured paper. 7 are female and 2 male. Written in pencil on the back of each is a name or initial. The dolls come with a wide assortment of paper clothing and accessories, each with foldable tabs.
Manufacturer Notes
Whitman Publishing Co.
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
TOY
Start Date
circa 1940
Period or Date Notes
Based on information gathered from Whitman Publishing Co. and a paper doll Facebook group
Description
9 paper dolls made of a stiff coloured paper. 7 are female and 2 male. Written in pencil on the back of each is a name or initial. The dolls come with a wide assortment of paper clothing and accessories, each with foldable tabs.
Narrative
The first paper doll was manufactured by S&J Fuller in 1810. They became widely popular as children's toys throughout WWI, WWII and the Depression-era due to their inexpensive production cost. Whitman Publishing Co. began producing paper dolls in the 1920s. (Source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Paper_doll)
Material
PAPER-CARDBOARD;
Image Details
Image shows only a sample of the dolls and accessories in this set
Accession No.
2019.21.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Doll

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Description
Knitted handmade doll wearing a blue and white dress and matching hat. The doll's hair is red and in two braids, and she has two bead earrings and one bead on her hat. Her face is stitched on, with blue eyes and a red mouth. The doll wears two gold bracelets.
Category
RECREATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
TOY
Description
Knitted handmade doll wearing a blue and white dress and matching hat. The doll's hair is red and in two braids, and she has two bead earrings and one bead on her hat. Her face is stitched on, with blue eyes and a red mouth. The doll wears two gold bracelets.
Height
8
Width
13.1
Length
38.8
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
2018.49.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Doll

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/artifacts559
Material
WOOD-UNKNOWN; ENAMEL; CERAMIC; CERAMIC-PORCELAIN; FABRIC-COTTON; ANIMAL-HUMAN HAIR;
Description
Doll with moveable limbs and head. Head is made of porcelain. The body is ball-jointed and made of composition. She is wearing a red bow in her shoulder length brunette hair, white hand made dress with 'Violet Roy' embroidered across the chest and one white shoe and sock (on doll's right foot). "M…
Category
RECREATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
TOY
Description
Doll with moveable limbs and head. Head is made of porcelain. The body is ball-jointed and made of composition. She is wearing a red bow in her shoulder length brunette hair, white hand made dress with 'Violet Roy' embroidered across the chest and one white shoe and sock (on doll's right foot). "Made in Germany" is embossed on the lower back of the head under the wig.
History Of Use
This doll belonged to Pauline Roy, who later became Pauline Barnes. Pauline was born in 1918 in Dawson City, Yukon. This doll was used during the 1920's, and was named Violet Roy as though she was a member of Paulines family. When Pauline was five years old. She moved with her family to Pitt Meadows B.C. where she lived for the rest of her life.
Material
WOOD-UNKNOWN; ENAMEL; CERAMIC; CERAMIC-PORCELAIN; FABRIC-COTTON; ANIMAL-HUMAN HAIR;
Height
55
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1981.9.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Doll

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Material
FABRIC-COTTON; FABRIC-UNKNOWN; WOOD-UNKNOWN; CERAMIC; ENAMEL;
Description
Doll with body and legs made of stuffed material. Head and arms made of unknown composition wood material and coated with a ceramic enamel. Wearing pink jumpsuit and bonnet.
Manufacturer
UNKNOWN
Category
RECREATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
TOY
Description
Doll with body and legs made of stuffed material. Head and arms made of unknown composition wood material and coated with a ceramic enamel. Wearing pink jumpsuit and bonnet.
History Of Use
This doll belonged to Pauline Roy, who later became Pauline Barnes. Pauline was born in 1918 in Dawson City, Yukon. When Pauline was five years old she moved with her family to Pitt Meadows B.C. Where she lived for the rest of her life.
Material
FABRIC-COTTON; FABRIC-UNKNOWN; WOOD-UNKNOWN; CERAMIC; ENAMEL;
Height
46
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1981.9.2
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Doll

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Material
WOOD-UNKNOWN; ENAMEL; FABRIC-COTTON; FABRIC-WOOL;
Description
This doll is 30.5cm tall, made from unknown wood composition material, and coated with a ceramic enamel with painted hair, eyes and mouth. She is wearing a pink bonnet and a hand made yellow dress with pink & white checkered trim and has movable limbs are done with elastic bands The initials CAD ar…
Category
RECREATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
TOY
Description
This doll is 30.5cm tall, made from unknown wood composition material, and coated with a ceramic enamel with painted hair, eyes and mouth. She is wearing a pink bonnet and a hand made yellow dress with pink & white checkered trim and has movable limbs are done with elastic bands The initials CAD are embossed on the back of the upper body on top of each other..
History Of Use
This doll belonged to Pauline Roy, who later became Pauline Barnes. She was born in 1918 in Dawson City, Yukon. This doll was used during the 1920s. When Pauline was five years old she moved with her family to Pitt Meadows B.C., where she lived for the rest of her life.
Material
WOOD-UNKNOWN; ENAMEL; FABRIC-COTTON; FABRIC-WOOL;
Height
30.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1981.9.3
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Doll

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/artifacts1367
Material
PLASTIC; PAINT; FABRIC-COTTON;
Description
Plastic doll with movable arms and legs. Wearing pink crocheted garment and has a red ribbon tied on its chest. Hair,eyes and lips are painted on. Legs and arms are attached by strings. 'Made In U.S.A.' stamped on back.
Category
RECREATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
TOY
Description
Plastic doll with movable arms and legs. Wearing pink crocheted garment and has a red ribbon tied on its chest. Hair,eyes and lips are painted on. Legs and arms are attached by strings. 'Made In U.S.A.' stamped on back.
Material
PLASTIC; PAINT; FABRIC-COTTON;
Height
8cm
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1992.16.9
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Doll

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/artifacts1368
Material
PLASTIC;
Description
This little doll stands 3.4cm tall, with moveable arms and made of plasic.
Category
RECREATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
TOY
Description
This little doll stands 3.4cm tall, with moveable arms and made of plasic.
Material
PLASTIC;
Height
3.4
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1992.16.10
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Doll

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/artifacts1369
Material
PLASTIC;
Description
Doll is 4.8cm tall with moveable arms and made of plastic.
Category
RECREATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
TOY
Description
Doll is 4.8cm tall with moveable arms and made of plastic.
Material
PLASTIC;
Height
4.8
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1992.16.11
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Doll

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Material
PLASTER OF PARIS;
Description
Plaster doll with painted blue-green dress and a red fabric skirt that lifts when the springs on her back are pulled. There are no arms, her head is broken and detachable.
Category
RECREATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
TOY
Description
Plaster doll with painted blue-green dress and a red fabric skirt that lifts when the springs on her back are pulled. There are no arms, her head is broken and detachable.
Material
PLASTER OF PARIS;
Height
9.2
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1992.16.12
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Doll

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/artifacts1373
Material
PLASTIC;
Description
Plastic scottish doll standing on pedestal wearing a blue and red scottish outfit. 'Scotland' writen on back of pedestal.
Category
RECREATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
TOY
Description
Plastic scottish doll standing on pedestal wearing a blue and red scottish outfit. 'Scotland' writen on back of pedestal.
Material
PLASTIC;
Height
4.8
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1992.16.15
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Doll

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/artifacts3519
Material
WOOD-UNKNOWN; PAINT
FABRIC-COTTON; FABRIC-SILK;
Description
A large 52cm long wooden composition doll with molded hair and eyes that open and shut.She is dressed in a fine linen petticoat and a silk or very fine cotton dress. Both petticoat and dress are handmade - possibly for a small baby or larger doll.. Her bonnet is crocheted in cream cotton or silk wi…
Manufacturer
Reliable Canada
Original Owner
Roberta (Hann) Robertson who was Pat McCammon's sister. The doll was left out in the rain which is why the doll is so badly damaged. Pat was so excited to see the doll was still here in 2016.
Category
RECREATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
TOY
Start Date
1935
End Date
1939
Period or Date Notes
Reliable Doll Company (Canada) started making composition dolls in 1922-1955
Description
A large 52cm long wooden composition doll with molded hair and eyes that open and shut.She is dressed in a fine linen petticoat and a silk or very fine cotton dress. Both petticoat and dress are handmade - possibly for a small baby or larger doll.. Her bonnet is crocheted in cream cotton or silk wirh cotton satin ribbon woven through the front. Larger ribbon bows with ties are attached at the front bottom.
Narrative
Not sure if the clothes on the were made for her.
Material
WOOD-UNKNOWN; PAINT
FABRIC-COTTON; FABRIC-SILK;
Length
52cm
Accession No.
2016.6.2
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Doll

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/artifacts1696
Material
PLASTIC;
Description
a) This doll stands 29cm tall, has moveable arms and painted on hair and face features. She is wearing a top made of feathers and has feathers in her hair. She has a beaded necklace, beaded braclets on both wrists and an earring in one ear. Her pink shoes and white socks are painted on. b) The dol…
Category
RECREATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
TOY
Description
a) This doll stands 29cm tall, has moveable arms and painted on hair and face features. She is wearing a top made of feathers and has feathers in her hair. She has a beaded necklace, beaded braclets on both wrists and an earring in one ear. Her pink shoes and white socks are painted on. b) The doll's yellowish hula skirt with a weaved waist band Source is unknown,was found in storage room , shelf 3A
History Of Use
These type of dolls where given as prizes at fairs and carnivals in the old days. Origin or year is unknown.
Material
PLASTIC;
Height
29
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1997.1.2 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Doll Buggy

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Material
METAL-IRON
WOOD-UNKNOWN;
PAINT;
WOOD-WILLOW;
Description
This item is a small cream coloured wicker doll buggy with a black metal frame and wheels. The handle is a turned wooden one and was painted black to match the frame and wheels. Inside the bottom of the buggy has a wooden"liner" to support the doll. Around the top edge of the buggy and hood are rou…
Other Names
carriage
wagon
Category
RECREATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
TOY
Start Date
1920
End Date
1930
Period or Date Notes
1929 Woodward's catalogue page 63- The Shoppping Guide of the West
Description
This item is a small cream coloured wicker doll buggy with a black metal frame and wheels. The handle is a turned wooden one and was painted black to match the frame and wheels. Inside the bottom of the buggy has a wooden"liner" to support the doll. Around the top edge of the buggy and hood are round pieces of wood encased in the wicker for support. Additional shorter pieces are at the inside bottom and head of the buggy. A small turned wooden handle is attached at the head under the hood. The hood tips forward and is attached to the body of the buggy with metal hardware. Wheels which turn easily may have had a rubber rim..
History Of Use
Used for dolls
Material
METAL-IRON
WOOD-UNKNOWN;
PAINT;
WOOD-WILLOW;
Accession No.
2016.6.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Figurine

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Material
CERAMIC-PORCELAIN;
Description
Porcelain 'Maggie' figurine wearing a painted red skirt, headband, black shoes, and a white tank top. Her brown hair is also painted on. The paint is wearing off.
Category
RECREATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
TOY
Description
Porcelain 'Maggie' figurine wearing a painted red skirt, headband, black shoes, and a white tank top. Her brown hair is also painted on. The paint is wearing off.
History Of Use
'Maggie' was a comic caricature tha dates back to the 1920's, maybe earlier.
Material
CERAMIC-PORCELAIN;
Height
8.2
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1992.16.13
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Figurine

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/artifacts1372
Material
CERAMIC-PORCELAIN;
Description
Porcelain 'Jiggs' figurine waering a painted black suit, a green vest, a red tie, and a black hat. The paint is fading in places.
Category
RECREATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
TOY
Description
Porcelain 'Jiggs' figurine waering a painted black suit, a green vest, a red tie, and a black hat. The paint is fading in places.
History Of Use
Jiggs was a comic caricature, that dates back to the 1920's, maybe even earlier.
Material
CERAMIC-PORCELAIN;
Height
8cm
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1992.16.14
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Kewpie Doll

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Material
PLASTIC;
Description
This little doll stands 20cm tall and has moveable arms. Her face features are painted on, so are a pair of little green wings on her back. Her source is unknown. She was found in the storage room, shelf 3A.
Category
RECREATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
TOY
Description
This little doll stands 20cm tall and has moveable arms. Her face features are painted on, so are a pair of little green wings on her back. Her source is unknown. She was found in the storage room, shelf 3A.
History Of Use
Kewpie dolls started appearing in 1911. Kewpie pictures and other items soon followed. Collectors search for all items that picture the little winged people. Kewpies were designed by Rose O'Neill, were first pictured in the 'Ladies Home Journal'.
Material
PLASTIC;
Height
20
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1997.1.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Lead Toy Soldier

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Description
A lead figurine of a WWI soldier. The toy is flattened laterally, showing the soldier in profile, kneeling and sighting along his firearm
Category
RECREATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
TOY
Period or Date Notes
Made in approx. 1947
Description
A lead figurine of a WWI soldier. The toy is flattened laterally, showing the soldier in profile, kneeling and sighting along his firearm
Accession No.
1997.45.2
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Lead Toy Soldiers

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Material
METAL/ALLOY-LEAD; PAINT;
Description
a-c Three horses d-f Three horsemen for horses g - Camel h - drummer soldier i - "Officer" soldier' j - Grenadier guard soldier k - "Prisioner" l - WWI Nurse m - WWII Soldier n - Soldier o - Horse 2 toy soldiers are each 5.6cm tall, made of lead. Their right legs are lifted and most of the pai…
Category
RECREATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
TOY
Description
a-c Three horses d-f Three horsemen for horses g - Camel h - drummer soldier i - "Officer" soldier' j - Grenadier guard soldier k - "Prisioner" l - WWI Nurse m - WWII Soldier n - Soldier o - Horse 2 toy soldiers are each 5.6cm tall, made of lead. Their right legs are lifted and most of the paint is worn off. Toy horse is also made of lead, it is 6.7cm long and 5cm tall. It is white in color with red, blue and brown trim. Paint is also wearing off.
Narrative
These were all entered under one number. Letters a-o were added in order to give some description to the group.
Material
METAL/ALLOY-LEAD; PAINT;
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Number Of Parts
15
Accession No.
1977.117.4 a-o
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Metal Puzzle

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Material
METAL/ALLOY-ALUMINUM;
Description
A metal toy made from two interlocking halves of nearly-closed rings. The two parts are sculpted into the shape of deer's heads, with the antlers forming the knobbed rings. "PATO" is stamped on the back of each. The purpose of the puzzle is to find a way to take them apart.
Category
RECREATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
TOY
Description
A metal toy made from two interlocking halves of nearly-closed rings. The two parts are sculpted into the shape of deer's heads, with the antlers forming the knobbed rings. "PATO" is stamped on the back of each. The purpose of the puzzle is to find a way to take them apart.
Material
METAL/ALLOY-ALUMINUM;
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1993.11.32
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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