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BéBé Bain Discovers Other Bathing Babies

2017 UFDC Convention Souvenir Journal, Une Journée de la Poupée is a beautiful 238-page, hard cover book with gilded pages.

In September 2016, I received an email from the editor of this year’s UFDC Convention Souvenir Journal inquiring if I would write an article for one of the chapters.  Kathy Monier, wrote:


I recently visited your blog site and I am very impressed with your knowledge and passion...

Detroit Doll Show Article and Slide Show

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These dolls illustrate the evolution of black dolls from mammy to model.

At the link below, view a video narrative by Ms. Terry Crawford, President of Motor City Doll Club of Detroit and read the accompanying article on Sandra Epps' 2nd Detroit Doll Show, written by Donna Terek. Some of my vintage-to-modern dolls are included in the slide show that complements the article.

Detroit Doll Show puts...