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Doll Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SPC8040

Scope and Contents

This collection contains an assortment of dolls from various cultures across Latin America, with only a few exceptions. The dolls are dressed in clothing that is derived from their representative culture. The outfits themselves are comprised of dresses and headdresses. The collection is separated in boxes, in no particular order, with the purpose being to illustrate the differences and similarities in the various cultures.

Dates

  • Other: date unknown

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

The collection is open for research.

Extent

2.00 boxes

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

A collection of dolls was donated to the Special Collections Department at Florida International University. In this collection of dolls the cultures represented vary from Latin America to Europe. With some having their own stands, while others are made of soft cloth that do not hold their shape, to some being made of organic materials.

Method of Acquisition

Donation
Title
Doll Collection
Author
Annia Gonzalez and Stephanie Gambill
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
eng

Repository Details

Part of the Florida International University Repository

Contact:
Green Library
11200 SW 8th Street, GL 422
Miami FL 33199 US
305-348-3136