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Wedding ensemble

Description

Wedding ensemble worn by Emily Campbell Priest at her marriage to George Duncan Milne, North Cambridge, Massachusetts, November 9, 1882. Includes: Two piece pearl gray silk taffeta wedding dress; Pair of leather slippers; Pair of satin bows [for slippers]; Cotton petticoat; Lace shawl [worn with dress]; Marriage certificate; Handwritten wedding invitation; At Home Card; Carte de visite of George D. Milne; Carte de visite of Emily C. Priest

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
November 9, 1882
Wedding date
Material
kidskin
machine lace
paper (fiber product)
silk (textile)
straw (plant material)
Object type
Clothing -- Outerwear
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
dressmaking
Ensemble
kidskin
machine lace
paper (fiber product)
petticoats (underskirts)
shawls
shoes (footwear)
silk (textile)
straw (plant material)
wedding dresses
Accession Number
2009.1
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Olive Smith Glaser
GUSN
222179
Related Items
Title 2009.1.6 Relationship Marriage certificate for Emily Campbell Priest and George Duncan Milne
Title 2009.1.7 Relationship Handwritten wedding invitation to Priest and Milne wedding
Title 2009.1.8 Relationship At Home Card for Mr. and Mrs. George D. Milne
Title 2009.1.9 Relationship Carte de visite of George Duncan Milne
Title 2009.1.10 Relationship Carte de visite of Emily Campbell Priest

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