Dress of Eliza Snow

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Dress of Eliza Snow from the collections of the Worthington Historical Society (WHS) may be used for educational purposes as long as it is not altered in any way and proper credit is given: "Courtesy of the Worthington Historical Society, Worthington, OH." Prior written permission of the WHS is required for any other use of Dress of Eliza Snow. Contact WHS at info@worthingtonhistory.org to request permission.

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Dress of Eliza Snow is realia, with genre dresses.

It was created in 1858.

Worthington Historical Society is the Contributor.

This dress, which dates to approximately 1858, was worn by Eliza Henry Snow (b. 1811, d. 1891). Originally from Ireland, Eliza married Dr. George Snow in November, 1831. Snow was the son of John and Mary Snow, who came to Worthington from Rhode Island in 1816. He worked as a physician in Worthington out of the building on the southwest corner of New England and High Street.

The garment is black silk that is all hand stitched with pagoda sleeves and passamenterie trim in serpentine pattern. The bodice is lined in linen.

It covers the topic fashion.

It covers the city Worthington. It covers the area Old Worthington.

You can find the original at Worthington Historical Society.

This file was reformatted digital in the format video/jpeg.

The Worthington Historical Society identification code is 73-G-42.

The Worthington Memory identification code is whs1196.

This metadata record was human prepared by Worthington Libraries on November 30, 2020.