Channel-quilted winter bonnet/hood (stylistically resembling a calash) of black and purple checked silk with quilted curtain and black damask silk ribbon ties. Down-filled channels. Made by donor's grandmother, Lucretia Brush Pomroy, circa 1858. Bonnet was exhibited at Minnesota State Fair in 1955 by maker's granddaughter, Alice Pomroy.
Content Category: artifacts
Made by: Pomroy, Lucretia M. Brush
Made in: Hopkinton, Saint Lawrence County, New York, United States
Used by: Pomroy, Lucretia M. Brush
Pomroy, Alice L.
Used at: Minnesota State Fair
Used in: Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Used in: Hopkinton, Saint Lawrence County, New York, United States
Fairs and expositions
Clothing. Women's Hats & Headgear. Hats & Headgear. 1750-1850s
Clothing. Women's Hats & Headgear. Hats & Headgear. 1860s
Creation: 1850 - 1858
Minnesota Historical Society Collections
|Holding Type||3D Objects|
9592.5 (Accession Number)