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Barbie - The History of America's Most Favorite Doll

20 S. Eastern Avenue Joliet, IL 60433
Dates: Apr. 23, 2024
Times: 11:00am
Admission: $50.00
Location: The Jacob Henry Mansion , 20 S. Eastern Avenue, Joliet, IL 60433

She might be the most famous doll in the world. For more than 60 years, Barbie has been played with, analyzed, collected, criticized, and loved. in this illustrated lecture, historian Leslie Goddard delves into the history of Barbie and her inventor, the passionately creative -- and intensely competitive -- Ruth Handler.

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