Wedding ensemble

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

November 9, 1882

GUSN

GUSN-222179

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

Descriptive Terms

wedding dresses
shoes (footwear)
petticoats (underskirts)
shawls
silk (textile)
machine lace
kidskin
straw (plant material)
paper (fiber product)
dressmaking
Ensemble

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Olive Smith Glaser

Accession Number

2009.1

Date

November 9, 1882 (Wedding date)

Places

Massachusetts (United States)
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

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