"Dolls' Houses Past and Present (DHPP) began in 2009 as an online meeting place for owners and collectors, conservationists and restorers of both old....and new dolls houses......From that very small beginning, it has grown considerably and is now an internationally significant collaborative information site which:
- is referenced by museums and sellers of antique and vintage dolls houses
- researches and documents dolls house makers of all periods,....in production in the USA, the UK, Germany, Sweden and other countries
- has a Photo Gallery with over 38,000 photos in over 2500 photo albums, uploaded by individual members
- holds detailed photographic databases of dolls houses made by the famous UK firms G & J Lines and Lines Bros Triang, Vol. 1: 1919-30, Vol. 2: 1930-41, and Vol. 3: 1946-71
- lists over 165 dolls house makers as Categories in the Photo Gallery, aiding recognition and identification of their dolls houses
- has 30 back issues (click on any issue to view contents) of the e-zine...., which publishes original research, presents rare antique dolls houses, and shares members’ collections and original creations
- has Discussion Forums with over 32,000 posts by members in over 2500 topics, which are particularly important for enabling members to get help identifying and restoring their dolls houses. There are nearly 1200 members worldwide, many of whom gladly share their expertise in identifying makers, restoration, or finding materials and miniatures....."