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Object Name Dress, Wedding
Date 1957
Description Woman's wedding dress with overblouse; cream color netting and lace. Photograph and newspaper clipping about the wedding included with the dress.
(a) Dress: synthetic,stiff cream color netting with lace details. Sleeveless; sweetheart bodice with inset boning at side seams; lingerie straps and a white zipper at back. Skirt tiers are sen onto many crinoline petticoats. Fully lined. Label: "Designed by Marie of Pandora"
(b) Overblouse: synthetic cream color net; short sleeves; covered buttons and eyelets throughout.
(c) Photograph: black & white; shows wedding couple walking out of the chapel. [stored in drawer E-2 in LeBaron]
(d) Newspaper clipping: wedding announcement, with picture of the bride in her wedding dress. The couple was married in the chapel of Colgate Rochester Divinity School; the bride's family was from Des Moines, Iowa. [stored in drawer E-2 in LeBaron]
(e) Wedding invitation: in a wood frame with glass. A bouquet of flowers is painted in blue-green watercolor in background. [stored in drawer E-2 in LeBaron]
Object ID 2011.2.2a-e
Provenance Worn by donor for her wedding to Stuart L. Smith on August 17, 1957.