NORTH SALEM, N.Y. -- The North Salem Historical Society is displaying, a recently donated vintage doll clothes collection from Helen Hathaway Frisbie at the library.
Francis Close Andrews created the collection over a century ago. The skirts, coats, hats and other accessories were hand-stitched and is true to the style of the early 1890’s.
“The society is very pleased to receive this amazing collection," Cynthia Curtis, president of the NSHS. "It represents a period in our history, when families spent their leisure hours using talent and creativity that inspired future generations. We will cherish this collection.”
This vintage assemblage is on display at the North Salem Library, located at 276 Titicus Rd.