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Infant's dress
Description White cotton infant's dress used by the family of Captain Gates A. Johnson, Jr. during the Civil War. The dress's one-piece front gathers at the round neckline. Its two-piece back gathers at both the waistband and neckline. The skirt has a tuck near its hem. Scalloped cotton lace trims the short cap sleeves and neckline. Back button closure at waistband.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 25 inches length
9 inches width shoulder
Nomenclature Dress (garment)
Subjects Owned/used by: Johnson, Gates A. Jr.
Used in Minnesota, United States
Clothing. Children's Dresses. Girls'. 1860-1890s
Dates Creation: Exactly 1861
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 8281.8