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Catalog Number 9933-1-(1)
Title Jacket; Black/Wine Checked Linen, Goes W/Skirt 9933-1-(2)
Object Name Jacket
Description Black/Wine Checked Linen, Goes W/Skirt 9933-1-(2) Covered button with matching fabric, jacket cut away-longer in back. Front swags open, donors card says regulation waist? welt product in jacket, dress shields, 13 button up each side of skirt. The bodice ends at hips, fitted and has jacket style. The sleeves were plain and straight. The bodice has button on the front. The lining lined with silk maroon.
COLORS: maroon and black checked
TECHNIQUE: machine and hand sewn
Date 1904
Year Range from 1904
Year Range to 1904
Culture American
Material wool
Made Millinitz, Helen
Place of Origin USA: Nebraska (Pierce), Plainview
People Millinitz, Helen
Other Name Jacket, Women's
History Mrs. Helen Millinitz made this walking suite for her wedding in 1904. She was a dressmaker before her marriage. She altered the suit later to a 1909-1910 style.

Credit line Mary Hall Robinson, Lincoln (Lancaster), Nebraska
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