A Journey Through Childhood
Glimpse into the lives of children who were dressed as miniature replicas of adults and were regarded more as an accessory than a child. See how children’s clothing became more comfortable and allowed greater freedom of movement so children could be children. View clothing, toys and other items worn and used by boys and girls for parties and play in bygone days. Listen to snippets of our social history as told through the lives of the original wearers of these clothes.
Photo: Timeline Photography