Evening gown, ca. Debutante's dress with short train. White net studded with glass beads over grayish pink silk crepe chiffon over pale yellowish pink silk taffeta. Made by Helen Gjertsen, Dayton's (department store) dressmaker.
A Paris-made wedding gown of green silk taffeta with bouquets of voided velvet flowers, pleated taffeta trim and lace trimmed pagoda sleeves. Worn by a member of the Kelsey or Cowles family from Oswego County, New York, circa
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Day dress, Mary Worley, ca. Blue & teal silk taffeta in one piece. Apron-draped bodice with center front self-button closure, Sleeves are full length, two-piece coat sleeves with box pleated cuffs.
stuffaboutminneapolis: “Women walking on Minneapolis sidewalk during Armistice Day blizzard. (11-11-1940) via Minnesota Historical Society The Armistice Day Blizzard Ranks #2 on the Minnesota State Climatology Office Top five weather events of the...