Library Catalog - Kentucky Historical Society

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Object Name Slip
Catalog Number 1976.4.83
Date ca. 1940
Material(s) Silk
Dimensions H-49 W-35 inches
Description This is a woman's white taffeta slip. It has shoulder straps and side zipper.
Notes The donor said the items in this collection belonged to her mother's sister. When they passed away, the clothing was left to her mother. As a child the donor said she loved playing dress up and had a rich supply of clothing. Other family members gave the donor items over the years as they learned of her collecting interests. It is unclear who wore the clothing but a letter in the file indicates that the family lived in Kansas.
Collection KHS Museum Collection
Subjects Underwear
Women
Fashion
Clothing & dress
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS