‘The Acorn Collection’.

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The Web Childhood Museum features photographs of dolls prams, bottles, rattles, and other infant related items plus some historical information on infant feeding vessels and practices.

The Acorn Collection started in 1990 consists of prams, pushchairs and dolls prams, also many other baby related items, such as babies bottles, rattles, christening gowns, capes, bonnets, early baby walkers, a go chair, potty trainers and much much more.

 

 

 

 

The Twins, my Father on the left 1929.

I hope that you enjoy your visit and that you return to us often for updates, new finds’ and pictures. If anyone has any information or if I have dates wrong please do contact me, I am always learning!

The prams and pushchairs in the collection can be seen on my other site ‘The Web Perambulator Museum’.

 Above ‘Part of ‘The Acorn Collection’ on show at ‘The Great Dorset Steam Fair’

Below my Grandson ‘modelling’ a sailor suit in an Edwardian Pram at the Onslow Park Rally.

Bottom more of the collection on show at Llandudno Victorian Extravaganza.

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Copyright for text and photographs J. Oakes, strictly no reproduction without prior permission, please email.

Last updated January 2011.

This site is dedicated to my late Husband, without his help and encouragement the collection would not be a fraction of what it is today, also to my Father who aided and abetted my collecting.