|Title||Dress, Wedding, Gray Silk; Laura Hunzeker to George Meister, 1918|
|Object Name||Dress, Wedding|
Laura Hunzeker's wedding dress. She married George Meister, Humboldt, NE 1918; Long Sleeve, Silk-Lined Gathered Skirt, Silk Camisole, Gray Beads, brown cumberbund. Files states it is to be worn under dress to cinch in blouson cami. File also states the color was gray because Laura's father had just died and those in mourning were not allowed to wear white, gray was customary.
COLORS: gray, brown
TECHNIQUE: home made
|Material||silk chiffon or georgette crepe, cotton|
|Place of Origin||Nebraska (Richardson), Humboldt|
|Used||Humboldt; Richardson County|
Worn by Laura Hunziker at marriage to George Meister, Humboldt, NE, 1918. Made by Laura's sister, Freda. Later worn by two of Laura's granddaughters at their weddings. Julie Meister Fahrlander in 1985 and Jean Lienemann Hillyer in 1993. Donated by grandson of Laura Meister.
|Credit line||The Family of Laura and George Meister, Humboldt (Richardson), Nebraska|
|Collection||Meister, Family of Laura and George|