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https://www.washingtonjewishmuseum.org/artifacts/Wing-Luke.jpg
Portrait doll of Wing Luke, young Chinese male, painted head wshort black artificial hair glued to head- wears a grey flannel wool
suit, white shirt, tie- doesn't stand up, on a wire stand that doesn't
work- black leather shoes, no nails. Wing Luke…

https://www.washingtonjewishmuseum.org/artifacts/Thomas-Jefferson.jpg
Thomas Jefferson Portrait Doll used by the B'nai B'rith in educational settings to teach about diversity. The dolls head is cast
and painted. His hair is white. The hands are molded of flesh
colored cernat. He is wearing a black velvet coat which is…

https://www.washingtonjewishmuseum.org/artifacts/St-Francis.jpg
Portrait doll of St. Francis of Asissi, Christian monk figure of white male, balding, mustache, wearing brown monk's robe w/
hood made of wool fabric, a cross (cruciform) is attached w/ fine
metal wire to his upper body front, a dove (bird) is in his…

https://www.washingtonjewishmuseum.org/artifacts/Sacajawea1.jpg
Dolls for Democracy hand made doll of Sacajawea and baby. Native American woman with baby on her back in a brown leather cradle board. Her right hand is raised looking outward-she is wearing a brown leather fringed beaded dress with tan leather…

https://www.washingtonjewishmuseum.org/artifacts/Oliver-Wendell-Holmes.jpg
The Oliver Wendell Homes doll is one of the portrait Dolls for Democracy hand made by Cecil Weeks. The dolls were used by
the B'nai B'rith as a national and later also Canadian project so the
program could be carried to communities in schools, scout…

https://www.washingtonjewishmuseum.org/artifacts/Marquis-de-Lafayette.jpg
Male figure dressed in a military uniform.
He is wearing a dark blue jacket, with red and white trim. The
uniform is decorated with gold seed beads (button) and gold braid
for the epaulets. The vest and pants are made of white fabric.
Hand sewn…

https://www.washingtonjewishmuseum.org/artifacts/Marion-Anderson.jpg
Portrait doll of Marian Anderson (hand made), African American woman/singer, painted hair, long white dress with rick rack trim,
small cream colored pearl at neck over rick rack trim, aqua and
black ribbon sash over left shoulder- crosses at right…

https://www.washingtonjewishmuseum.org/artifacts/Louis-Brandeis.jpg
Dolls for Democracy portrait doll of Justice Louis Brandeis. White Good haired man in black robes wearing a grey flannel suit underneath, black leather shoes. He wears a shirt and tie- standing on a wooden base- figure leans back. Louis D. Brandeis…

https://www.washingtonjewishmuseum.org/artifacts/Juliette-Gordon-Low.jpg
Juliette Gordon Lowe portrait doll. Hand made doll of white female with dark brown hand painted hair. She is wearing on olive green suit with ankle length skirt, green shirt and green felt hat, black tie, brown belt and brown leather shoes.…

https://www.washingtonjewishmuseum.org/artifacts/Julia-Ward-Howe.jpg
The Julia Ward Howe doll is depicted as an older white woman. One of the portrait Dolls for Democracy hand made by Cecil Weeks. The dolls were used by the B'nai B'rith as a national and later also Canadian project so the program could be carried to…
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