Female doll

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Culture/People
Eastern Band of Cherokee
Artist/Maker
Hattie Little Pigeon, Eastern Band of Cherokee
Previous owner
Dr. Otho C. Hudson (Otho Chesterfield Hudson), Non-Indian, 1902-1993
Catherine P. Hudson (Catherine Preshaw/Mrs. Otho C. Nelson), Non-Indian, 1901-1964
Donor
Dr. Otho C. Hudson (Otho Chesterfield Hudson), Non-Indian, 1902-1993
Catherine P. Hudson (Catherine Preshaw/Mrs. Otho C. Nelson), Non-Indian, 1901-1964
Honoree
Dorothy Hudson Mavroyanis (Dorothy Ellen Hudson), Non-Indian, 1933-1954
Object Name
Female doll
Media/Materials
Cotton cloth
Techniques
Sewn
Object Type
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Place
Eastern Cherokee Reservation, Qualla Boundary; Jackson County and Swain County; North Carolina; USA (inferred)
Collection History
Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Dr. Otho Chesterfield Hudson (1902-1993) and his wife Catherine Preshaw Hudson (1901-1964); donated to MAI in 1955 in memory of their daughter, Dorothy Hudson Mavroyanis (1933-1954).
Catalog Number
22/4738
Barcode
224738.000
See related items
Eastern Band of Cherokee
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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