1878 Girl's Dress Culture: American Medium: cotton, lace Older child's two piece, black and white cotton check with red trim, flounced hem and sleeve hem. Center front closure with eleven white buttons. Pointed vest-like bottom hem. Bodice is styled with an attached faux jacket. Jacket has a notched lapel collar, open front, and long sleeves. Two patch pockets are applied to back bottom edge of jacket. Narrow red binding trims edges of collars, cuffs, jacket opening, and hems.