Wedding Dress: Made 1915, Modified 1945. "Jeanette Gunn modified her mother's 1915 wedding gown for her own wedding to Doug Motter in 1945. A professional seamstress removed the original high neckline and its net and lace inserts, replacing it with a sweetheart neckline, popular in the 1940s. The original silk satin dress was made in London Ontario by Smallman and Ingram Limited for Anna Martin's Calgary wedding to Dr. John Gunn..."
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Wedding Gown, Bullock's-Evening Room, Los Angeles: 1930's, shimmer silk satin and sheer silk illusion net.
Slip: ca. 1910-1915, French, linen, silk. "An example of a form of underpinning that combined the petticoat and corset cover into one piece, this example of Belle Époque underwear shows the typical lavishly sewn details common during this period, even for so-called unmentionables.."
Silk 1920s dress Doucement silk chiffon dress.
Wedding Dress: ca. 1803, embossed silk, the neckline and high waistline are fastened in back with drawstrings, the bottom features piping and delicate silk rosettes. "It may have been worn as a wedding dress by Susannah Richardson (1789-1824) who married John Boyd and was again worn by her daughter, Margaret Ann Boyd Johnson who married her second husband, David St. Pierre DuBose in 1831."