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McFadden, 1975-80 Aqua polyester pleated dress with T-back.

Description

Aqua polyester pleated dress with T-back silk. ca. 1975-1979

Source

HCT.1994.525.6

Relation

Additional fiber images and information available at the CAMEO Materials Database at the Museum of Fine Arts Boston.

Provenance

This dress belonged to Ann B. Swint. Ann was born in Canton, Ohio on 10/10/1933. Her family moved to Columbus, Ohio where she graduated from The Ohio State University with a BS in Home Economics in 1955. Ann married Samuel Swint Jr. who worked at the Graniteville Company, a textile firm that manufactured denim for jeans. He retired as executive vice president of the company after working there for 34 years. Ann wore this dress to black-tie dinner dances in New York City and Southampton, as well as her daughter Amy's debutante party for the New York Junior Assembly.

Designer

McFadden, Mary

Fiber/Fabric Information

Polyester

Decade

1970-1979

Files

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Polyester Fiber
Polyester Fiber
Polyester Fiber
Polyester Fiber

Collection

Citation

“McFadden, 1975-80 Aqua polyester pleated dress with T-back.,” Fashion2Fiber, accessed December 16, 2019, https://fashion2fiber.osu.edu/items/show/3839.

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