Clothes that Document Family History
Cream Silk, Satin, & Lace Christening Dress
Gift of Muriel Forster
Has round neck edged with lace, lace yoke front and back,
threaded with ribbon. Back opening, buttons, four rows of smocking
below yoke. At hem 2 rows of lace insertion and 6" band
of lace at bottom. 3/4 gathered sleeves with lace edging and
threaded ribbon. Dress was made for Lewis P. Forster in 1921.