Doll makes debut at GR library
March 28, 2018
Her name is Samantha and lived in New York in 1904.
Samantha is the fourth American Girl doll on loan in the Sweetwater County Library's collection, joining Kaya, Kit and Josephina. The American Girl dolls are constructed to reflect multiple ethnicities and time periods throughout American history. Josephina is from New Mexico in 1824, Kaya is a Native American from 1764 and Kit lived during the Great Depression in 1934. There's also a line of dolls offered reflecting contemporary life.
According to Becky Iwen, youth services director for the library, the dolls are on loan for a week and co...