Dolly Dingle paper dolls, 1985

Contributed by Maine Historical Society


These reproduction paper dolls, drawn by Grace G. Drayton, portray scenes from Longfellow's story "The Courtship of Miles Standish." The two males dolls are John Alden and Miles Standish, and the female doll is Priscilla Mullins.

Dolly Dingle paper dolls first appeared in Pictorial Review in 1913 and made appearances in the magazine through the 1920s.

Dolly Dingle paper dolls have many different themes. The artist, Grace Drayton, also created the original Campbell's Soup Kids. This particular item is an 1985 reproduction from the publication "The Adventures of Dolly Dingle."

View/Add Comments

About This Item

  • Title: Dolly Dingle paper dolls, 1985
  • Creator: Grace G. Drayton
  • Creation Date: 1985
  • Subject Date: circa 1650
  • Location: MA
  • Media: Paper
  • Dimensions: 31.75 cm x 23.49 cm
  • Local Code: 2002.010.001
  • Object Type: Image

Cross Reference Searches

Standardized Subject Headings


Other Keywords

For more information about this item, contact:

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

This Item is protected by copyright and/or related rights. No Permission is required to use the low-resolution watermarked image for educational use, or as allowed by the applicable copyright. For all other uses, permission is required.

How to cite content on this site

Please post your comment below to share with others. If you'd like to privately share a comment or correction with MMN staff, please send us a message with this link.