Gown, baptismal

Date:
1883

A lace baptismal gown, dated 1883. The gown was worn by Mrs. J.A. Tucker, the donor.

Description (physical):

21" w, 43"length. Width measurement taken with sleeves spanned as seen in photo # 1.

Location:
845 N. Jefferson Avenue Port Allen, Louisiana 70767
Identifier:
C.341.001
Institution:
West Baton Rouge Museum

Resort wear by Liza a Lily Pulitzer brand

Date:
ca. 1970s
Creator:
Lilly Pulitzer
Description (physical):

A:) L: 27 3/4"; W: 13 1.2" B:) L:32" C:)L: 11 3/4"; W: 14"; D:) L: 82 1/2"; W: 2"

Location:
500 S Bronough St,Florida,Tallahassee,32399
Identifier:
2009M.008.002
Institution:
Museum of Florida History
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Belt Buckle (sample) 'Life on the Mississippi' by Mark Twain

Date:
cir.1985
Description (physical):

Belt Buckle

Location:
120 North Main,Missouri,Hannibal,63401
Identifier:
HB.86.20485.1
Institution:
Mark Twain Boyhood Home and Museum
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Jumping Frog Pin

Date:
Unknown
Description (physical):

Pin

Location:
120 North Main,Missouri,Hannibal,63401
Identifier:
F.XX.30143.3
Institution:
Mark Twain Boyhood Home and Museum
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Crocheted lace bonnet with scalloped edge

Crocheted lace bonnet; scalloped edge; green ribbon woven through edge.

Description (physical):

Bonnet. Cotton, silk

Location:
1601 Richland Street,South Carolina,Columbia,29201
Identifier:
1987.16.1
Institution:
Historic Columbia Foundation

Wool Forage Cap

Location:
1195 Baltimore Pike,Pennsylvania,Gettysburg,17325
Identifier:
2010.0124.0078
Institution:
Gettysburg National Military Park

Oval Waistbelt Plate

Location:
1195 Baltimore Pike,Pennsylvania,Gettysburg,17325
Identifier:
2010.0124.0079
Institution:
Gettysburg National Military Park

Pair Of Gloves

Mr. Douglass wore these kidskin gloves.

Description (physical):

Kidskin. L 24, W 11 cm (left); L 25.5, W 10 cm (right)

Location:
1411 W Street SE Washington,District of Columbia 20020
Identifier:
FRDO 2179; FRDO 2177
Institution:
Frederick Douglass National Historic Site

Dumbbells

Date:
1890-1895

Each dumbbell weighs 12 pounds. Frederick Douglass' granddaugher Fredericka Sprague Perry noted in her journal, "In the mornings before breakfast and in all degrees of temperature Douglass goes out on the porch or in the yard and swing the dumbbells both alternately then both at the same time, over, behind, and in front...." The undated journal is in the Manuscript department, Moorland-Spingarn Research Center, Howard University, Washington, DC.

Description (physical):

Metal. L 22, W 7.5 cm

Location:
1411 W Street SE Washington,District of Columbia 20020
Identifier:
FRDO 3136; FRDO 3135
Institution:
Frederick Douglass National Historic Site

Peacoat

Date:
18-Apr-05

Surplus World War I Navy pea coats were distributed to Manzanar internees who tailored them to fit men, women, and children. This coat belonged to Jim Makino who later joined the 442nd Regimental Combat Team.

Description (physical):

Wool. L 85, W 85 cm (overall)

Location:
5001 Hwy. 395 Independence,California 93526
Identifier:
MANZ 3086
Institution:
Manzanar National Historic Site