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Toy chest of drawers is made of natural finish quartered oak, three drawers with two wooden pulls each and an oval mirror in a swivel frame with circular decorations at each frame corner. The chest of drawers was owned by Dagny Elizabeth Nicholson Aspelin. Dagny was born in Copenhagen, Denmark in 1886 and immigrated with her family to the United States in 1890. The family settled in Liberty, Geary County, Kansas.
Item Number: 222156
KSHS Identifier: 1978.139.44
Collections - Museum
Date - 1890s
Home and Family - Daily life - Leisure - Play - Toys
Objects and Artifacts - Recreational Artifacts - Toy - Chest of Drawers
Places - Cities and towns - Liberty
Places - Counties - Geary
Type of Material - Objects and Artifacts