Nellie's debut at American Girl Place Chicago

July 2004

Nellie is the first doll introduced based on another historical character's stories. She is Samantha's best friend and will have the first American Girl movie based on their stories. Here is what AG Place Chicago's outside display window of Nellie looked like:

Second Main Window Main Window
The left outside window, promoting the Warner Brothers tv movie. The right outside window, promoting the book Nellie's Promise
The main floor library displays. The Nellie doll uses the same face mold as the Josefina doll.
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dolls sitting raise hand
raise hand lydia
These items were only available for pre-order. Lydia doll