Wedding Dress of Olive Snyder Griswold


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Wedding Dress of Olive Snyder Griswold 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 Wedding Dress of Olive Snyder Griswold. Contact WHS at to request permission.

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Wedding Dress of Olive Snyder Griswold is realia, with genre dresses.

It was created on Tuesday, November 27, 1906.

Worthington Historical Society is the Contributor.

This wedding dress was worn by Olive L. Snyder (b. 1867, d. 1945) at her wedding to Edwin Viets Griswold (b. 1879, d. 1950) at St. John's Episcopal Church on November 27th, 1906. A wedding announcement appeared in the November 29th, 1906 Westerville Public Opinion and stated "a quiet but elegant wedding was that of Miss Olive Snyder and Edwin V. Griswold, who were married Tuesday evening at 5 o'clock in St. John's Episcopal church at Worthington, Archdeacon McKenzie officiating. The bride was beautifully gowned in white chiffon and Irish lace trimmings and carried a bouquet of bridal roses..."

Edwin Griswold was the tenth of fourteen children born to Worthington and Fondelia Griswold. He graduated from Worthington High School in 1897 and attended The Ohio State University Law School. Olive L. Snyder was from Chillicothe, OH. They had one daughter, Ella S. Griswold Greenwood. After practicing law in Seattle, WA, Edwin entered Seabury Western Seminary in Evanston, IL and served as rector for Holy Cross-Immanuel, St. Matthews, and St. Elizabeth's in Chicago, IL. He was also a 32nd Degree Mason.

It covers the topics fashion and weddings.

It features the people Olive Griswold (née Snyder), 1867-1945 and Rev. Edwin Viets Griswold, 1879-1950.

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

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The Worthington Historical Society identification code is 85-G-728.

The Worthington Memory identification code is whs1179.

This metadata record was human prepared by Worthington Libraries on November 14, 2020. It was last updated November 24, 2020.