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Cream Satin Wedding Dress

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Cream satin wedding dress with train. Dress has dropped waist, full circle skirt, long fitted sleeves, and scoop neck. Train attaches to shoulders with hooks and eyes and snaps. Train has the same cream satin fabric and layered ruffled netting underneath. Dress and train are largely hand sewn, with machine sewing for larger seams.

ID#: VC2017001

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Video of Black Net Gown with White Satin

A video of students observing details of the Black Net Gown with White Satin.

ID#: 2001.153.MPG

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Front View of Black Net Gown with White Satin

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Front View of Black Net Gown with White Satin, held up by a student during the re-packing process.

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With Apologies, poem by Sarah S. Graham, page 2

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Page two of a poem by Sarah S. Graham, Vassar Class of 1935, from her scrapbook. The poem details the misadventures of two gentlemen from Millbrook upon visiting Poughkeepsie and Vassar.

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With Apologies, poem by Sarah S. Graham, page 1

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Page one of a poem by Sarah S. Graham, Vassar Class of 1935, from her scrapbook. The poem details the misadventures of two gentlemen from Millbrook upon visiting Poughkeepsie and Vassar.

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Vassar 35 Poem

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Vassar 35, a poem from the scrapbook of Sarah Sillcocks Graham, Vassar Class of 1935. This was written by the Class of 1937, to be sung to the tune of “I’ve Got Love on a Dime.”

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Photograph Related to 1935 Class Day Dress

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Photograph of Sarah S. Graham ‘35 wearing her Class Day dress at her reunion in 1960. Courtesy of her niece, Margie Mitchell.

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1930s Group from Fashioning an Education

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Group view of 1935 Class Day Dress and Ivory Evening Dress with Floral Motif, from the exhibition Fashioning an Education.

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Detail View of Ivory Evening Dress with Floral Motif

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close up of bodice front

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Front View of Ivory Evening Dress with Floral Motif

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Full frontal view of the dress

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Detail View of 1935 Class Day Dress

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close up of bodice front

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Front View of 1935 Class Day Dress

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Full frontal view of the dress

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1940 Class Day Daisy Chain

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Students carry a daisy chain on Class Day, 1940, wearing matching dresses. Note the graduating seniors behind them, also wearing matching dresses. © Vassar College, Archives & Special Collections Ref. # Ph.f4.17

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1938 Class Day Daisy Chain

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Students carry a daisy chain on Class Day, 1938. © Vassar College, Archives & Special Collections Ref. # Ph.f4.17

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1941 Class Day Play

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Students relax while watching a class day play outdoors, 1941. Note their matching dresses. Courtesy of Archives & Special Collections Library, Vassar College, Ref. # Ph.f4.17

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1938 Class Day

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Students play leapfrog at Class Day, 1938. © Vassar College, Archives & Special Collections Ref. # Ph.f4.16

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Black Floral Lace Sweetheart Gown

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Black floral lace sweetheart gown with silver rhinestone clasps.; 1. Black floral lace; silver rhinestone clasps; metal zipper 2. Sweetheart gown 3. Sweetheart neckline, two metal rhinestone clasps at collarbone; short sleeve puffed sleeves; ruching at center bust, curved seam under bust; metal zipper at left side seam; scalloped seam at low…

ID#: VC2007024

Location: O12

Peach Dress with Lace Bolero

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peach dress (b) with sheer overlay, full length, thin straps of self-fabric, and lace trim; matching lace bolero jacket (a) of matching peach lace, short puff sleeves; Dark peach floral synthetic lace yardage, synthetic peach organza, fine synthetic peach taffeta Fitted slip-dress; Boxy bolero with puffed sleeves. Sweetheart neckline with triple…

ID#: VC2007017

Location: O9

Pink Dress and Bolero

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Pink bias cut dress with matching bolero with netting trim and silver jewelry clasps.; 1. Pink rayon crepe; pink netting; pink cotton embroidery thread; metal and rhinestone clasp 2. bias cut dress 3. a. Dress: close fitting neckline with clasps at neckline that create a keyhole at center front; back bodice comes over shoulder to create neckline;…

ID#: VC2007012

Location: O9

Wedding Dress of Henrietta S. Robinson

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Wedding ensemble with components of cream silk crepe back satin, lace, metal, pearl, wax, and leather. Dress (a): bias cut; bodice with curved seam under bust; two-layered sleeves below with round buttons on lower portion of center back sleeves; lace cowl neck; inset buttons at center back; natural waist line; full length; straight skirt with…

ID#: VC2005002

Location: B2

1935 Class Day Dress

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Dusty pink rayon crepe short sleeved dress

ID#: VC2005001

Location: G8

1930's Lilac Chiffon Dress

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Lilac chiffon 1930's dress with pink satin slip.; Lilac chiffon 1930's dress with pink satin slip; ruched bust, sleeves gathered at wrists, net shoulders, V-neckline, ankle length

ID#: VC2004029

Location: G6

Mint Silk Gown with Beige Lace

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Nightgown of beige lace on shoulders, gown of mint- green silk, bias cut; Nightgown of beige lace on shoulders, gown of mint- green silk, bias cut, V-neck, cap sleeves, ankle-length

ID#: VC2004025

Location: G6

Green Floral Chiffon Dress and Shawl

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Green and pink floral chiffon dress with attached shawl with irregular zigzag hem. ; I. Yellow, green, pink, black floral print silk chiffon; metal snaps; lavender crocheted belt loop II. Silhouette: Chemise (loose) III.A: Dress: Drop waist dress with cape; slight vee-neckline with cape collar, rosette in center of cape, irregular zig-zag hem…

ID#: VC2004011

Location: B12

Purple Velvet Jacket

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purple velvet jacket with peach satin lining; I. purple velvet; peach satin lining; metal hook and eyes II. Silhouette: Fitted III. hip length; full length sleeves, leg of mutton style; high neckline, ruffled collar; two vents in the back; centered front closure but altered to be asymmetrical.

ID#: VC2004010

Location: M11

Black Dress with Pink Trim

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black short sleeve dress w/ pink trim, buttons on front (bathing suit?)

ID#: VC2001244

Location: FREEZER

Floral Dress

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floral dress; black, pink, green, blue, purple, and off-white floral silk crepe, black metal snaps; bias-cut silhouette, ankle length, high waisted bodice, sleeveless, piping trim at neckline and armscye, wide ruffled cape collar is attached on one side of neckline and snaps to the other, inverted V high waistline, flared skirt with one piece front…

ID#: VC2001240

Location: B12

Peach Nightgown with Lace

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peach dress/nightgown w/lace at neck and sleeves, front pocket Neglige of peach rayon twill with ivory lace

ID#: VC2001220

Location: M12

Ivory Silk Mantle with Floral Motif

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ivory silk mantle; painted flowers, stiff collar, pink lining; Ivory silk painted with purple and green flower detail around hem; pink silk; ivory silk waist tape; stiff treated off-white plain-weave cotton; unidentified animal fiber padding; ivory crocheted toggle Ivory silk bell-shaped mantle; ivory silk flower placed in upper center back…

ID#: VC2001185

Location: BOX 13

Peach Dressing Gown with Cream Lace

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peach dressing gown w/lace at sleeves and neckline

ID#: VC2001184

Location: F0