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“Gay Nineties” ball

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

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Mrs. Charles J. McClung notes on dress, 1931.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.1993.015
Scope and Contents Ca. 1931 notes written by Mrs. Charles J. McClung (Anna Gay) re: the cream lace dress she wore at a November 1931 “Gay Nineties” ball in Knoxville. The dress was bought and worn in New Orleans in the late 1890s; hat and gloves also described. One note on letterhead + envelope; one printed sketch of 1890s dress; two 1931 clippings; one small envelope with three small handwritten notes.
Dates: 1931