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Object ID # 1957.024.011
Object Name Camisole
Title Braid-Trimmed Pillow Shams
Lexicon category 3: Personal Artifacts
Date 1920
Artist Unidentified
Made Unknown
Place of Origin Grey County, Ontario?
Description Woman's white cotton camisole with crocheted cotton yoke.
Provenance Previously owned by Mrs. Frank W. Smith (Agnes Smith), who inherited a number of items that had formerly belonged to her grandmother, Mrs. Gideon Carrie. Mrs. Carrie had farmed in Sydenham Township, Grey County in the 19th-century. Mrs. Carrie's husband, Gideon, was 42 years old in the 1871 census of Sydenham Township, Grey County. Mrs. Carrie's maiden name was _______.
Mrs. Frank W. Smith was the former Miss Agnes McQuaker, daughter of John McQuaker and a Miss Carrie).
Collection Textiles, 20th-c Clothing Collection, Women's
Material Cotton/Thread
Found Owen Sound, Grey County
People Carrie, Helen
Subjects Corsets
Underwear
Search Terms Sydenham Township