This stuffed animal dog was manufactured circa 1985. The manufacturer is unknown. The dog is tan with brown ears, nose and tail, and black eyes. This toy is significant because stuffed animal sales bring in billions of dollars annually and have been prominent in the toy industry since the 1980s. This toy was used by the donor, Abigail Gautreau, when she was a child.
TOYS! (2018 – 2020) This GRPM original exhibit featured toys and games from the museum’s collections in meticulously crafted displays representing childhood in different eras. This interactive, multi-generational exhibition of toys and games is sure to rekindle childhood memories and spark the creation of new ones.