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Catalog Number 7672-79 [dup1]
Title Dress; 8th Grade Child
Object Name Dress
Description 8th Grade Child. Lace at hem collar and center front, plain. The bodice ends at waist, and gathered. It has soft blouse style and v-neckline. The sleeves was plain, straight and set-in. The waistline has natural waist, and sashed. The buttons were on the back. The skirt gathered and straight.
COLORS: white
TECHNIQUE: machine sewn
Date 1911
Year Range from 1911
Year Range to 1911
Culture American
Material cotton
Height (in) 47
Width (in) 24
Other Name Dress, Children's, Girl's
History Worn by Lucy Stephens for 8th grade graduation in Otoe County, Nebraska City 1911. It was Lucy's first "ready made" dress.
Credit line Miss Lucy Emeline Stephens, Lincoln (Lancaster), Nebraska