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Skirt made of tan silk, quilted and embroidered all over with net and lace dust ruffle. Made by Mrs. Jane Gray Swisshelm. The skirt is very similar to the skirt on a wedding gown made for Swisshelm's daughter.
Content Category: artifacts
38 3/4 inches length
29 inches circumference (waist)
Made by: Swisshelm, Jane Grey
Made in: Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States
Owned/used by: Allen, Mary Henrietta Swisshelm
U.S.-Dakota War of 1862
Politics and government
Clothing. Women's Skirts
Creation: Approximately 1880
Minnesota Historical Society Collections
|Holding Type||3D Objects|
65.57 (Accession Number)