Printed silk dress

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Description Silk dress made in 1830 and altered for Helen Moss, wife of Albert P. Moss. Helen wore the dress to a ball held in honor of Abraham Lincoln's second presidential inauguration on March 4, 1865.
Quantity 2 items
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 55 inches length
18 inches width (shoulder)
Nomenclature Dress (garment)
Subjects Lincoln, Abraham
Used by: Moss, M. Helen Palmes
Used in New York, United States
Used at Lincoln, Abraham, President ~ Inauguration
Used in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Clothing. Women's Dresses. 1800-1850s
Clothing. Women's Dresses. 1860s
Dates Creation: Approximately 1830
Use: Exactly 03/06/1865
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 6902.1.A,B

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