Evangeline Doll

Contributed by Maine Historical Society


A doll, possibly from the 1960s, of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow's character 'Evangeline'. The poem Evangeline was published in 1847, and tells the story of the expulsion of the Acadian French from Nova Scotia in 1755.

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About This Item

  • Title: Evangeline Doll
  • Creator: Standard Doll Company/Knickerbocker Plastics
  • Creation Date: circa 1960
  • Subject Date: 1755
  • Media: Plastic, cloth
  • Local Code: 1997.233
  • Object Type: Physical Object

For more information about this item, contact:

Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x230

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