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Women's clothing

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 60 Collections and/or Records:

Box 28: Square Dance Costumes

 File — Box D096.0028: Series D096.01 [Barcode: U186023277707]
Identifier: D096.01.0028

This box contains square dance clothing including: (4) kid's skirts, (2) kid's tops, and (1) red women's outfit.

Dates: 1850-2007

Box 29: Square Dance Costumes

 File — Box D096.0029: Series D096.01 [Barcode: U186023278525]
Identifier: D096.01.0029

This box contains square dance clothing including skirts, blouses, and dresses.

Dates: 1850-2007

Box 30: Square Dance Costumes

 File — Box D096.0030: Series D096.01 [Barcode: U186024468945]
Identifier: D096.01.0030

This box contains square dance costumes including: (1) denim outfit (top and skirt), (1) pink cotton outfit (top and skirt), (1) brown and tan outfit (top and skirt), and (1) red polka dot dress.

Dates: 1850-2007

Box 64: Square Dance Costumes

 File — Box D096.0064: Series D096.01 [Barcode: U186023288910]
Identifier: D096.01.0064

This box contains (1) yellow decorated skirt and shirt outfit, (1) white peasant blouse, and (1) purple dress.

Dates: 1850-2007

Box 65: Square Dance Costumes

 File — Box D096.0065: Series D096.01 [Barcode: U186023288928]
Identifier: D096.01.0065

This box contains (2) blue dresses of different patterns (one has a letter attached to it explaining its origins), (1) black and red long-sleeved fringed man's shirt with a black cloth tie, and (1) green and gold shirt and skirt outfit.

Dates: 1850-2007

Box 66: Square Dance Wedding Dress

 File — Box D096.0066: Series D096.01 [Barcode: U186023288944]
Identifier: D096.01.0066

This box contains (1) white wedding dress made in the square dance style. It also includes the undergarments for the dress, including a full slip, bloomers, and shorts.

Dates: 1850-2007

Box 85: Square Dance Costumes

 File — Box D096.0085: Series D096.01 [Barcode: U186023289241]
Identifier: D096.01.0085

This box contains (1) blue and silver dress; (1) white lace petticoat; (1) California state flag shrug/shawl with many pins on it. It also contains (1) red velvet apron embroidered with flowers; (1) blue and red skirt with a flower pattern; (1) red skirt with blue flowers; (1) black skirt with red lining; (1) red, blue, green,, and yellow paisley skirt; (1) sleeveless black dress with white pattern; and (3) white petticoats.

Dates: 1850-2007

Box 86: Square Dance Costumes

 File — Box D096.0086: Series D096.01 [Barcode: U186023289259]
Identifier: D096.01.0086
Abstract This box contains several skirts, including several denim skirts, and (1) yellow and pink skirt with a flower pattern. It also contains several aprons: (1) with large flowers patterned on it; (1) tan, blue, and red striped apron; (1) green, red, and blue flower-patterned apron with black ties. Lastly, it contains several accessories, including: (1) red and one (1) green handkerchief; (1) silk blue and gold scarf or shawl; (1) white hood; (1) blue, green, pink, and red handkerchief; (3)...
Dates: 1850-2007

Buttercream Colored Taffeta Bodice, circa 1885

 Item — Box B148.01.0007: Series B148.01 [Barcode: U186020736508]
Identifier: B148.01.0007
Abstract A two-piece taffeta skirt and bodice. The bodice is made from buttercream colored taffeta matching the skirt. However, the sleeves are made from a like colored fabric, but not of the same jacquard (woven print). The bodice is slightly V-necked and closes front-center. Two layers of lace (matches the lace used in the skirt) trim the neck, the cuffs, the bottom of the bodice and the gussets on the sleeves. The center back bodice has four metal hoops for attaching the skirt and four finished...
Dates: circa 1885

Buttercream Colored Taffeta Skirt, circa 1885

 Item — Box B148.01.0002: Series B148.01 [Barcode: U186023259149]
Identifier: B148.01.0002
Abstract A two-piece taffeta skirt and bodice. Skirt consisting of a buttercream colored taffeta overskirt with underskirt. The jacquard print has vertical stripes of left and right facing flowers with stems that run the length of the fabric. The lower edge of the overskirt has tabs that come to points. The tabs are trimmed with buttercream colored piping and lined with taffeta that matches the skirt. The purpose of the tabs is to add weight to the points and made them less likely to flip or flutter....
Dates: circa 1885