Embroidered white cotton dress

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Description White cotton dress worn by Emma Viola Brownson Brock of Hastings, Minnesota during the 1860s. The dress is decorated with a machine-embroidered pattern of purple leaves. The full skirt and bodice are gathered at the waistband. The bodice has a round neckline and back tie closure at the neck and waistband. The full sleeves are string-gathered at their edges.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 34 inches length
12 inches width (shoulder)
Nomenclature Dress (garment)
Subjects Owned/used by: Brock, Emma Viola Brownson
Used in Hastings, Dakota County, Minnesota, United States
Clothing. Children's Dresses. Girls'. 1860-1890s
Dates Creation: Approximately 1864
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 8939.38

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