A small girl playing with a parasol in a yard of a residential neighborhood. Clothing for little girls in the early 1900s mimicked that of their mother's. Lawns became more popular after the 1920s with the public park movement. Today, lawns are still a status symbol due to the cost and time needed to maintain a well cared for lawn.
circa early 1900s
Midway Village Museum
“Neighborhood Lawns,” Midway Village Museum - Digital Collections, accessed September 16, 2021, https://midwayvillagemuseumdigitalcollections.omeka.net/items/show/4400.