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Brownie Uniform

Description

Brownie uniform, short sleeved brown dress. Five buttons to waist, brownie emblem embroidered on left breast pocket. Four gore skirt. Milton Council badge.

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Label
"Waiting for a Gallery" Objects related to customs or rituals from particular periods are the ones future historians are likely to find most evocative. Scouting is a phenomenon of 20th century mass culture involving hundreds of thousands of children who have learned not only a wide range of skills but also a set of values.
Maker
unknown
Date
1950-1956
Inscriptions
Label: ""Girl Scouts/ National Equipment Service/ New York City/ OFFICIAL/ Sanforized""
Material
cotton (textile)
weaving
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
childhood
Cotton
cotton (textile)
dresses (garments)
Scouting
UNIFORM
uniforms
weaving
Women's Clothing
Woven
People and organizations
Kimball, Helen
Accession Number
1990.21.1
GUSN
1338
Related Items
Title Brownie Uniform Belt Accession number 1993.15 Notes 1993.15 UNIFORM Relationship Part of set

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