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Red wool jacket with black trim
Description Short red wool jacket with wide sleeves and black silk bias trim. The jacket was worn by Marion Ramsey when she met President Lincoln in 1863. Marion was ten years old when she traveled to Washington with her family after her father Alexander Ramsey was elected to the U.S. Senate. On a reception day at the White House, Marion and a friend were introduced to the President.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 24 inches length back
Nomenclature Coat (garment)
Subjects Owned/used by: Furness, Marion Ramsey
Lincoln, Abraham
Used in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Clothing. Women's Outerwear. Coats
Dates Use: 1863
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 1988.155.740