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Presidential inauguration gown

Gown worn by Alice A. Shepard Lind, wife of Minnesota governor John Lind, to the Presidential inauguration of Theodore Roosevelt in 1905 when John Lind was a member of the United States House. The three piece pale yellow faille and brocaded satin gown has a short-sleeved under bodice and a long sleeved over bodice.

ID Number: 9545.A-C

Date: 1905

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Presidential inauguration gown