Garment

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Uniform for Red Cross nurses aid with cap and stockings

Denim jumper with white cotton blouse uniform. Also white stockings and cap. Nametag pin "Mrs. Iversen".

Year (or year range): 
1941-1945
Approximate era: 
1801-1850
Donated by: 
Mrs. Iversen

19th Century silk two-piece dress

Two piece silk plaid "Sunday Best" or wedding dress. Dart fitted hand stitched bodice with ruching on bodice and sleeves; coat sleeves. Pleated skirt into waistband. Many hand stitched repairs on hem area of skirt.
(currently exhibited in room 1B on dress form)

Year (or year range): 
1850-1860
Approximate era: 
1851-1900

8 linen dress aprons

8 linen dress aprons with handwork and machine stitching.

Approximate era: 
1901-1925
Donated by: 
Estate of Bessie E. Thoren

19th Century dress

19th century everyday dress with brass hook fasteners on front of bodice. Z-twist spun yarn in a plaid pattern, possibly hand dyed with walnut and fustic. Hand stitched with integral pocket in a brown and white check pattern. Patching on elbow of right sleeve.

Year (or year range): 
1855-1865
Approximate era: 
1851-1900

20th century black sequinned cardigan short sleeved sweater

Woman's 20th century cardigan short sleeved sweater with sequinned embellishments.

Approximate era: 
1951-1975

20th Century black wool women's dress jacket.

Black wool with velvet collar women's dress jacket.

Approximate era: 
1951-1975

20th Century man's wool dress slacks and suit coat

2 pair wool black dress slacks with crossgrain ribbon stripe. One pair marked C. Sherbrooke. White wool suit coat with label "Ara's Wellesley".

Approximate era: 
1926-1950

4 handmade lace collars

19th Century lace collars with handmade tatted lace and cut work.

Approximate era: 
1851-1900
Donated by: 
Estate of Bessie E. Thoren

Black leather purse

Black leather two-snap purse with bone holder inside.
Possibly belonging to Tryphena Goldsbury Smith?

Approximate era: 
don't know

Gold Star Uniform

Gold Star uniform worn by Mrs. Vida Annie (Brown) Fellows Miller. She was the mother of Sgt. Winfred C. Fellows who died in Germany September 17, 1944. He was in the field artillery and saw service in France, Belgium and Germany.

Year (or year range): 
1944
Approximate era: 
1926-1950
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