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Dress, Two Piece

Waist/skirt/sash ensemble. Material: textile, metal. Size: 14" W. at waist x 55" L. (a) Skirt. Description: copper-brown satin floor length skirt - smooth paneled skirt front - pleated from a few inches below waistband to hemline - back closure with six sets of hooks and eyes - brown cotton lining. (b) Jacket. Description: long sleeved matching waist - v-neckline with dickey insert and high wrap around collar - puffed sleeves at shoulder - banded at wrist cuffs that close with two sets of h ... more

Dress, Two Piece

(a) Waist. Material: textile. Size: 12" W. x 14" L. Description: blue voile - lined - ruffled around bodice - pleated bodice gathered to waistline - square neckline - long pleated sleeves - ruffled cuffs with a wrist fall - back closure with eight buttons. (b) Skirt. Material: textile. Size: 12" W. x 45" L. Description: blue voile - floor length - ruffled detail at back extends diagonally from waistline to hemline - encircles hemline and extends back upward to back waistline - small back h ... more

Dress, Two Piece

Two-Piece Black Wool Dress. (a) Jacket. Material: textile, metal. Description: black patterned wool, waist-length; form fitted with interior stays around midriff; brown lining that closes with hooks and eyes; front jacket closure; six small gold buttons on each side of opening; cuffed, long sleeves. (b) Skirt. Material: textile. Size: 45" L. Description: black, patterned wool full, floor-length; hook and eye closure; long red sashes attached at waistband and a scarf: 10 1/2" W. x 45" L. Blac ... more


White Leather Women's Dress Shoes. Material: leather. Size: 2 3/4" W. x 10" L. x 3 3/4" H. Description: cream colored kid leather pump with pointed toes, medium height French shaped heel, instep strap with button hole (button missing)


Material: wood. Size: 1 3/4" W. x 27" L. Description: natural wood - smooth finish - paddle shaped - pierced on one end for hanging storage.

Jug, Water

Gray Jug with Blue Design. Material: crockery and wood. Size: 10" W. x 16" H.. Description: gray glazed pottery, blue painted design; 6" W. base widens towards the center and narrows to a neck; wooden cork in top opening, handle near neck; blue hand painted flower design and the number 2 on jug side. Immigration.

Jar, butter

Material: crockery. Size: 4 1/2" diameter x 2 3/4" H. Description: textured and grained pottery - brown symbol on side: "1".

Masher, Potato

Material: wood. Size: 2 1/4" W. x 10 1/2" L. Description: natural wood - 6 1/2" L. cylindrical handle tapers into a 2 1/4" L. tool that is 4" W. at base.

Mold, Butter

Wooden Butter Mold. Material: wood and metal. Size: 3 3/8" W. x 5" L. Description: brown hinged mold, designed with two pieces screwed together at 90 degree angle, two sections hinged together at one side, rounded edges.


a) Kettle - material: metal and wood. Size: 6 1/2" diameter x 5 1/2" H. Spout extends about 2 1/2" from the side of the kettle. Leaf and flower design stamped on the sides of kettle. Metal wire handle riveted to metal eyelets on either side and at the top to a turned piece of wood painted black. (b) Lid. Metal with small knob on top.

Plate, dinner

Material: china. Size: 9 7/8" diameter x 1 1/4" H. Description: white ironstone - copper tea leaf design in center - brown striped rim - reverse stamp: "Royalstone China- Alfred Meakin England." with company crest logo.

Dish, vegetable

Material: china. Size: 4 1/4" square x 1 1/8" H. Description: white ironstone - square dish -copper striped rim - center copper tea leaf design - reverse stamp: "Royal Ironstone China - Alfred Meakin - England" and the royal crest logo. In the corner is the number 7 or the letter L.

Pitcher, cream

Cream Pitcher. Material: china. Size: 5" x 5". Description: white glazed porcelain pitcher with a wide scalloped opening and pouring lip; ornate curved handle; raised white on white ribbon pattern around base, lip and scalloped top; bottom stamp: "The Empress - England - W.H Grindley and Co." printed on bottom with laurel wreath logo.


Red Wing two gallon Crock. Material: earthenware. Size: 9 3/4" H. x 9 3/4" diameter. Description: gray-tan glazed pottery; blue Red Wing pottery marks and: "Lazy 7" above a target shaped logo; two gallon capacity; dark brown Albany slip glazed interior.

Card, Hand

Material: wood, metal. Size: 9" W. x 9" L. Description: natural wood - rectangular wooden plate inset with a bed of metal wire pins - short narrow wooden handle on one long side. (a and b) made one set of carders.

Gown, Wedding

Multicolored Cotton, Long-Sleeved, Brown Ribbon Trim Dress of Cornelia Reibling Gerhart. Material: textile, metal. Two-piece gown with petticoat. (a) Waist. Description: multicolored cotton - long sleeved trimmed with brown ribbon - blue satin yoke trimmed with brown ribbon extends over shoulders to sleeves covered with lace net. (b) Skirt. Description: multi-colored cotton - floor length with short train - closure at waistband with hook and eye. (c) Petticoat. Description: brown cotton floor ... more


Material: textile. Size: 35" W. x 74" L. Description: ecru cotton - loose weave - rod pocket at top - 3/4" W. ecru lace at bottom edge part of: #33.90.6a-c


Collection Title: Waseca (City) Public School Papers. Collection consists of Commencement Exercise Invitation.

Photograph, crayon portrait

Wedding Portrait. 19" x 15" pastel portrait or a crayon portrait photograph of an unidentified couple in wedding clothes; showing a man with a mustache wearing a black suit, white shirt and flower in his lapel; the woman wears a gown, veil and floral headpiece.

Photograph, crayon portrait

Mustached Man. 16" x 20" crayon portrait of an unidentified man with short hair and mustache, wearing suit, white shirt; water streaks down right side of picture and across from the left side.


Iron Kettle. Material: metal. Size: 7 1/2" diameter x 10 1/4" H. Description: black cast iron, 3-gallon capacity; bail handle attached on each side for hanging; three iron legs on bottom.

Scarf, Neck

Material: textile. Size: 12" W. x 50" L. Description: black lacy scarf - fringed at both ends.

Mug, shaving

Shaving Mug. Material: ceramic. Size: 4" H x 3 1/2" diameter. Description: white ceramic mug; pink flower painted design; printed on gold below design: "B. R. Sinski"; base ringed in gold; handle on side.

Print, Photographic Cabinet Card

Unzie, Albino Man. 6 1/4" x 4 1/4" black and white photograph of allbino man identified only as Unzie, wearing a tuxedo, with white mustache, eyebrows, and very large fuzzy white hairdo; photographed by Wesner, 127 W. First St., Los Angeles, Cal., printed on cabinet card mat; thought to have lectured at the Waseca Chautauqua at Maplewood Park in 1890.


Material: wood, metal. Size: 29 1/2" W. x 59" L. Description: brown wood; long curved handle; curved metal blade on one end sharpened on one side.