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Child's printed cotton dress
Child's size 2 printed cotton dress with brown and red star and dot print. The dress has a plain bodice with a square, wide neckline, ruffled cap sleeves and a back button closure. The full skirt is gathered at the waist and the bodice is lined in white cotton. This was the first short dress worn by Genevieve (Ives) Schwarg of Dodge Center, Minnesota, a teacher and librarian active in the women's suffrage movement.
Content Category: artifacts
23 inches length
10 inches width (shoulder)
Owned/used by: Schwarg, Genevieve Ives
Used in: Dodge Center, Dodge County, Minnesota, United States
Clothing. Children's Dresses. Girls'. 1860-1890s
Creation: Not earlier than 1861
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6832.4 (Accession Number)