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Catalog Number 8453-238-(1-2)
Title Dress; Dance Costume; Flavia Champe; Nebraska; 1940s
Object Name Dress
Description Homemade pink dance costume. Made of 2 shades of pink cotton batiste. Short flutter style sleeves. V shaped neckline. Smocked waistband. Mid-Calf Length. Metal zipper on side. Has a satin ribbon sash. No tags or labels.
Date 1940s
Year Range from 1940
Year Range to 1949
Material cotton batiste, satin sash
Used USA; Nebraska; (Lancaster County); Lincoln
People Champe, Flavia (Waters), 1902-1992
History Dress was part of donation from Flavia Champe. File does not say who the dress was worn or owned by. Flavia Champe taught dance and performed in recitals for years, so it is possible this dress belonged to her.
Credit line Dr. John L. and Flavia Waters Champe, Lincoln, NE
Collection Champe, Dr. John L.
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