American Girl Historical doll Samantha Parkington,1895. Samantha is one of the first 3 dolls. She was introduced in 1986 and retired in 2009. She was re-released in 2014 and is available in most stores now. (The store price is $110.00) this doll is dressed in her meet outfit, but is missing her hair bow. The dress is tagged Pleasant Company, so it is most likely older than the doll. The dress has a gray at the neckline. Which is pictured in the photos. The body is clean. The hair has not been cut and is in nice soft condition. The doll is in good played with condition.