White linen handmade chemise. Drawnwork insertion and 1/2" ruffle trimming on neck and sleeve. Alternating rows of tucks and drawnwork on yoke. Three pairs of button holes at front. Minor tears and stains. Made in 1879 by Mrs. Idella Green of Cameron, Texas and worn on her wedding night. Formerly L-349.
L. 39 x W. 34 in (L. 99.06 x W. 86.36 cm)
Place of Origin
Cameron (Milam County, Tex.)
Gift to San Jacinto Museum of History from Pearl Green Clement (Mrs. George C. Clement).