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Colonial Costume for a Connecticut College student for Dartmouth Winter Carnival; includes pantlettes

 Unprocessed
Identifier: 2019-002

Content Description

A hand made dress with pantlettes. Note attached to dress: Colonial Costume -needs hoop underskirt Mother's from Conn. Coll Dartmouth Winter Carnival Weekend 1925 or 1926. Made for her in New London by Mr. Berlin (Irving Berlin's brother who was a tailor)

Acquisition Type

Gift

Provenance

Donated by a couple, Mr. and Mrs. Richard Cooper, who found it in their basement.

Restrictions Apply

No

Dates

  • 1924 - 1925