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Dressmaker and fabric swatch book of Charlotte Hill, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. James J. Hill. Twnety four pages of dated sketches with name or initials of the dressmaker and fabric swatches and description of clothing made for Charlotte Hill by Mme. Victorine, Mrs. Hall, E. H., A. Muller and Rachel Hill during the period 1893-1896 (age 16-20) while she was in New York City in boarding school, and in Paris. The back page has some miscellaneous sketches of hats, heads and men's clothing.
Content Category: artifacts
7 5/8 inch length
6 inch width
1/2 inch height
silk (textile) (est.)
Maker: Slade, Charlotte Elizabeth Hill
Made in: Paris, France
Made in: New York, New York, United States
James J. Hill family
Hall, Mrs. George F.
Owned/used in: Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Children and adolescents
Household. Needlework. Sewing. Textile Samples & Fragments
Creation: 1893 - 1896
From the Collections of the Minnesota Historical Society
|Holding Type||3D Objects|
1982.87.1 (Accession Number)