Sample book fabric samples scrapbook

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Titles Sample book fabric samples scrapbook
Description 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.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 7 5/8 inch length
6 inch width
1/2 inch height
Nomenclature sample book
scrapbook
Materials cotton (textile)
silk (textile) (est.)
paper
graphite
Creation Maker: Slade, Charlotte Elizabeth Hill
Made in: Paris, France
Made in: New York, New York, United States
Subjects 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
Dates Creation: 1893 - 1896
Credit Line From the Collections of the Minnesota Historical Society
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 1982.87.1 (Accession Number)

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