Previous Artifacts of the Month
Previous Artifacts of the Month.
"Tinker Tom" the original wooden ball doll, made by The Toy Tinkers, Inc. Doll fell apart at some point and was restrung in a circle. Circa 1930. HSTR 25046.
Hand colored cat in bag placecard for a party given to Margaret Swope (friend of the Wallace children) and Thornton Miller before their marriage in 1912. Probably for an engagement party with a "letting-the-cat-out-of-the-bag" theme. Bess' brother Frank was a groomsman in the wedding. Placecard, HSTR 28943a,b.