The University of Texas at Austin
Identifier: TMC_0078
Title: Chemise
Description: Woman’s chemise. White cotton, no sleeves, square neck. Neck and straps decorated with eyelet and edged with crocheted lace. Yoke is made up of vertical strips of crocheted lace and hand embroidered eyelet. Skirt gathered at yoke, 9 small tucks at hem. Written on front "A.L. Weems 1886". Donated by Weems-Craig Family.
State: Texas
Country: United States
Date: circa 1886
Source: UT Texas Memorial Museum Collection
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Box: [Metric, Rm C 6.2]
Format: Chemise dresses
Size: 46 cm W chest, 78 cm W hem, 104 cm L
Other ID: TMM 2538-37
Subject: Material culture--Texas--19th century