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Girl Scout Sewing Kits


1932, earlier sewing kits do not seem to have the GS logo

 

1934 - these two kits have different addresses imprinted on them. The top kit is older.

 

 

1934

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1940

 

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1941

 

1942 version did not include scissors, likely due to rationing of metal for the war effort.

Although not found in GS catalogs, it is likely that the Brownie version was from this era.

 

1944 (early version has logo near snap)

 

1945

Although not found in the GS catalogs, this version is likely from the same era.

1947

 

1948 (this version the logo is near the center)

1953 - Slight change in the layout of the kit, the thimble was in a cardboard holder

1953 - Slight change in the layout of the kit, the thimble was in a cardboard holder

 

 

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1954 - the modern GS logo

 

 

1955

 

1955

 

 

1968

 

1972