DRESS, 1865-1870 (left)

DRESS, 1865-1870 (right)

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Dress, 1865-1870 (right)
Mauve striped cotton

On permanent loan from the Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College.

Accession Number: 1982.5.3 - Click To Request Information.

Dress, 1865-1870 (left)
Maroon polka dot cotton

Accession Number: CLF20 - Click To Request Information.

Both of these dresses are made of light weight, almost sheer cotton. They were likely intended as summer day dresses.  

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