Dress and bonnet

Title

Dress and bonnet

Subject

Clothing and dress
Gloria Reeder
Bonnets (hats)
Milton Sesquicentennial

Description

During Milton's 150 year celebration, the Sesquicentennial Belles (Sesqui Belles) participated in many events. Women wore long dresses and bonnets for a fashion show and for the parade. This dress and bonnet were made by Gloria Reeder for Milton's Sesquicentennial celebration in 1967.

Date

1967

Creator

Gloria Reeder

Coverage

Milton, PA

Identifier

Reeder_Gloria-Handmade Dress and Bonnet-01
Reeder_Gloria-Handmade Dress and Bonnet-02

Source

Information about the Milton sesquicentennial was drawn from articles by George Venios, published by Standard Journal:
http://www.standard-journal.com/news/article_5b73716f-7306-5f86-8fd6-f777be91c2a4.html
http://www.standard-journal.com/news/article_ff504a6c-20c9-5740-9b1d-10d1b4aa4bac.html

Files

Reeder_Gloria-Handmade Dress and Bonnet-01.jpg
Reeder_Gloria-Handmade Dress and Bonnet-02.jpg

Citation

Gloria Reeder, “Dress and bonnet,” Pennsylvania History Harvest, accessed September 21, 2017, http://pahistoryharvest.com/items/show/423.