Carriage, Baby

1966.627

Creation Date
1890 – 1900

Dimensions

86.360 cm. H x 81.280 cm. W x 96.520 cm. L Item (Overall)

Description
Wicker baby carriage for twins. It has wicker side by side seats with adjustable rounded foot covers and seat backs. It has an adjustable holder for a parasol, a foot break, and metal handle with wooden grips.There are pillow cushions on both seat, backs, sides, and in the foot rest. This baby buggy was used for Inez and Irene Taylor as infants. They donated it to the museum in 1961. A photo of the sisters making the donation is in the family file. It was printed in the Pope County Tribune November 23, 1961. The following week, the paper ran a photo of the girls as infants, riding in the stroller.

Related People and Organizations
Taylor, Inez Adele
Taylor, Irene
Kjorlien, Irene
Taylor, L. D.

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