Some of the nation's first Girl Scouts are featured in the exhibit "A Circle of Friendship United by Ideals" at the Delaware History Museum.  Check it out and celebrate the centennial of girl scouting in the U.S.

Some of the nation's first Girl Scouts are featured in the exhibit "A Circle of Friendship United by Ideals" at the Delaware History Museum. Check it out and celebrate the centennial of girl scouting in the U.S.

Daisy Scout Uniform - clothes for American Girl® and other 18 inch dolls - girls scouts, apron, blue

Daisy Scout Uniform - clothes for American Girl® and other 18 inch dolls - girls scouts, apron, blue

Adult Girl Scout uniforms from 1955.  Designed by Mainbocher, there was a more "formal" suit and a more "everyday wear" dress.  The dress was also available in "Mariner Blue" for leaders of Mariner Scout "Ships" as their troops were known.

Adult Girl Scout uniforms from 1955. Designed by Mainbocher, there was a more "formal" suit and a more "everyday wear" dress. The dress was also available in "Mariner Blue" for leaders of Mariner Scout "Ships" as their troops were known.

Here, Low presents a Golden Eaglet, the highest award in Girl Scouting, in the early 1920s.

Here, Low presents a Golden Eaglet, the highest award in Girl Scouting, in the early 1920s.

Girl Scout Cookies were sold annually by local councils around the country until World War II, when sugar, flour, and butter shortages led Girl Scouts to begin selling Girl Scout calendars to raise money for their activities.

Girl Scout Cookies were sold annually by local councils around the country until World War II, when sugar, flour, and butter shortages led Girl Scouts to begin selling Girl Scout calendars to raise money for their activities.

Mrs. Speckel and Schulenburg Girl Scout Troop I  Photo courtesy of Schulenburg Historical Museum, the Speckels family & Herzig family.

Mrs. Speckel and Schulenburg Girl Scout Troop I Photo courtesy of Schulenburg Historical Museum, the Speckels family & Herzig family.

1935 Girl Scout Uniform.  Label says "OFFICIAL UNIFORM / GIRL GS SCOUTS / TRADEMARK REG.U.S.PAT.OFF / EQUIPMENT SERVICE / NEW YORK CITY / NAME____"  c) [cast] "GIRL SCOUTS / BE PREPARED"

1935 Girl Scout Uniform. Label says "OFFICIAL UNIFORM / GIRL GS SCOUTS / TRADEMARK REG.U.S.PAT.OFF / EQUIPMENT SERVICE / NEW YORK CITY / NAME____" c) [cast] "GIRL SCOUTS / BE PREPARED"

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