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Madame Alexander Baby doll marked AX

Madame Alexander Baby doll marked AX

Below is a list of past American antique to vintage doll and toy makers, importers and distributors with company names beginning with A, also dates of operation, identifying doll marks, labels, symbols, letters or initials and some details such as doll names and trade marks when known. 

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A & H Doll Manufacturing Corporation 1948-1960s

ABC Toy Company 1930s-1950s

A.B.C. Toy Co. doll mark

AG Toys & Doll Company 1980s

A.P.B. Company Boston, MA 1920-1928

A.P.B. Co. doll mark

stoneware head dolls, composition body

A.P.D. Manufacturing Company 1911-1918 doll mold 122

A.P.D. Manufacturing Co doll mark 122

ceramic or stoneware heads on cloth body

A.P.W. Paper Company cloth dolls 1924

Abraham & Straus Company composition dolls 1903-1930

Abramham & Straus doll mark Baby Violet

H. Abramson & Company composition dolls 1918-1919

Acme Toy Company 1910-1930s

Acme Toy Co doll mark - Acme Toy

Acorn Doll Company composition dolls 1919-1921

Acorn Doll Company doll mark ADC American Made

Active Doll Corporation hard plastic dolls 1950s

Emma E. Adams cloth Columbian dolls 1891-1910

Columbian doll mark by Emma & Marietta Adams

Stella Adler, Favor & Novelty cloth dolls 1919-1930

J. Adler & Company papier mache dolls 1850-1890

J. Adler & Co. doll mark Superior American Head No. 7

Admiration Toy Company 1950s

Adrena Doll Company 1930+ New York City

Elizabeth G. Adrian 1925-1926 Jim-in-ee doll

Advance Doll & Toy Company 1950s

Advertising Dolls 1893-1949 | 1950s-1970s

Aetna Doll & Toy Company 1908-1925

Aetna Doll & Toy Co. doll marks

Aetna Novelty Company 1897-1930+ New York City 

Edwin Arthur Ahler multi-face dolls 1920-1921

Alabama Indestructible cloth dolls 1904-1932

Alabama Indestructible doll mark Pat. Nov. 9, 1912 Ella B. Smith Doll Co.

Ella Smith Doll Co, Pat. Nov. 9, 1912

Nina Bonner Albritton cloth doll ca. 1920s or 1930s

Alexander Doll Company 1923-present

Madame Alexander doll mark AX, Alex., circle X 13, Mme Alexander

Alisto Manufacturing composition dolls 1919-1920

Alkay Doll & Toy Company  doll heads 1919-1922

Alkid Doll Company leather dolls 1919-1921

Alkid Doll mark

All Bisque Dolls 1860+

C. W. Allen & Company Polly Wobble, Willie Walk dolls 1921

Jenny L. Allen cloth rag dolls 1918

Allied Doll Company cloth dolls 1919

Allied Grand Doll Company 1915-1980 

Allison Corporation Bonita doll, Dress Me dolls 1955+

Allison Novelty Company Fan-ie dolls 1919-1920

Alphonse & Gaston Company dolls 1903

H. Altbuch Company boudoir dolls 1929 NYC

Althof, Bergmann Company doll mark AB & C 1848-1981

B. Altman & Company cloth dolls 1920s-1930s

Aluminum Doll Head Works 1919-1920 NYC

Am Torg Trading Corp. Russian folk art dolls Matryoshkas 1928

Amana Colonies, paper mâché dolls, Iowa

Louis Amberg & Son 1878-1930

Louis Amberg & Son doll marks L.A. & S.

American Art Dolls 1916-1917, see Strobel & Wilken

American Beauty, PD Smith Doll Company 1913-1922

American Beauty Doll Company 1923-1925

American Bisque Company 1919-1920 W. Virginia

American Bisque Doll Company 1919-1921 New Jersey

American Bisque Doll Company doll mark Toodles 1919

doll mark Toodles, Babbie both figurines by E. Peruggi

American Bisque Doll Company doll mark ABD Co. 1919-1921

American Bisque Doll Company doll mark shield ABD CO. USA

also, American Beauty doll on a rose background

American Character Doll Company 1919-1968

American Character Doll Co doll mark PETITE Baby Dolls Walk, Talk Mama

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The American Doll New York City doll mark Betsey Ross 1939

The American Doll New YHork City doll mark Betsey Ross

American Doll Company 1893-1904 Philadelphia, PA

American Doll Company 1907 Attleboro, MA

American Doll Company 1912-1926 Louisville, KY

American Doll Co. doll mark AM. Doll Co., A.D. Co.


American Doll Company doll mark ADC

American Doll Company composition dolls 1920s CHI 

American Doll & Toy Company 1892-1909,  see Aetna

American Doll Manufacturers Association 1921-1928

   - 26 members in 1925, 47 members by 1927

American Doll Manufacturing Company 1912-1925 NYC

American Doll Mold Company 1928-1929 NYC

American Girl Doll Company 1986-1998 +, now (Mattel)

American Glueless Doll Company composition dolls 1918

American Limb Doll Company 1918-1919

American Made Toy Company doll mark eagle symbol 1929

American Made Toy Company doll mark eagle symbol

American Merchandise Company china head dolls 1891 NYC

American Muslin Lined Head Dolls 1870s-1880s

doll mark American Muslin Lined Head

doll mark American Muslin Lined Head

American Needlecraft Company cloth doll mark 1930s

American Needlecraft Company doll mark Famous Artist Syndicate

American Ocarina Toy & Dolls Company 1919-1920

American Produced Stuffed Toy Company 1917-1920

American Rice Foods Mfg. Company cloth dolls 1899-1900s

American Specialty Doll Company 1920-1930

American Stuffed Novelty cloth dolls 1923-1930

doll mark Life Like Line

American Style Doll Manufacturing Company 1924-1928 CHI

American Toy & Doll Manufacturing Company 1917-1918 CHI

American Toy & Doll Manufacturing Company 1917-1919 Kansas

American Toy & Novelty Company 1917-1930+ NYC

American Toy Company mechanical dolls 1867-1874 NYC

  - George W. Brown & J. E. Stevens, mechanical toys &

walking dolls using William Farr Goodwin's 1868 patent

American Toy Company 1880-1894  KY

American Toy Works Company 1871, see Clay & Clarke

American Toy Works Company 1894-1946 NYC

   - board games, imported dolls & toys

American Unbreakable Doll Corporation 1923-1927

American Wholesale Corporation 1920-1929

Ammidon & Company 1930 Baltimore, MD

Amor Metal Toy Stamping metal dolls 1922

Amsco Toy Company 1950s-1984, now Hasbro

Amusement Novelty Company 1926+ Elmira, NY

Anamay Doll Company cloth dolls 1930s Woburn, MA

Anchor Toy Corporation doll mark anchor symbol 1924

Anchor Import doll mark an anchor symbol

European doll importer

William H. Anderson doll maker 1884-1885

Anita Novelty Company cloth dolls 1929-1930s NYC

- merged with European Doll Manufacture EDMA

Annalee Mobilitee Company 1950s+

Annin & Company Dolls cloth dolls 1925-1926 NYC

Antique Mechanical Dolls 1850-1900s  

   - Automata dolls, Autoperipatetikos a Greek

   term - self propelled walking doll

Apple Dried Head doll, dates primitive to modern present

Arcadia Doll Company 1940s

Arcade Toy Manufacturing Company composition dolls 1913+

ARCO Atlantic Richfield Company dress me dolls 1950s+

Arcy Toy composition dolls 1912-1930+ (Bell Toy)

Arkadelphia Milling Dolly Dimple doll 1914-1915

Arlington Toy Company 1920-1924 NYC, Sonneberg

Maynard Arnett wood & resin carved look Black dolls 1982+

Arnold Print Works Incorporated 1876-1925+

Arnold Print Works doll mark © 1892 by Palmer Cox

cloth Brownie doll mark © 1892 by Palmer Cox

Arnoldt Doll Company 1879-1930+ Cincinnati, OH

   - Blue Bird Doll clothes, sold thru Borgfeldt

Arranbee Company, R & B 1922-1961

Arrow Doll & Wig Company 1924-1927 NYC

Arrow Novelty Skookum 1920-1950s

Arrow Plastics Dolls 1940-1950s

Arrow Plastics Doll Company doll mark an arrow in a diamond

Art Doll & Toy Company 1916

Art Fabric Mills cloth dolls 1900-1910 NYC

Art Fabric Mills doll mark Pat. Feb. 13, 1900

Pat. Feb. 13,1900 Foxy Grandpa doll by Carl Schultze

Art Metal Works 1914-1930 Louis Aronson Company

Artcraft Toy Products 1918-1920

Artcraft Toy doll mark

   - then Artcraft Playthings 1920-1921

Artisian Novelty Company dolls 1950s

Ashton-Drake Galleries doll mark  © ADG1985+

Ashton-Drake Galleries doll mark copyright ADG

Atlantic Playthings Company cloth dolls 1930s+

Atlantic Toy & Mfg Company composition dolls 1917-1930s

Atlas Doll Company 1921-1922 Chicago, ILL

Atlas Doll Company doll mark Toddles

doll mark Toddles

Atlas Doll & Toy Company metal dolls 1917-1930 NYC

Aunt Jemima Mills advertising doll 1908-1910

Auntie Jo's Own Rag Babies Dolls 1920

Georgene Hendren Averill Company 1915-1965

Averill Madame Hendren doll mark

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