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Vassar Gymsuit of JoLeigh Kirkland '68

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Dublin Core

Identifier

VC2013007

Title

Vassar Gymsuit of JoLeigh Kirkland '68

Description

White poly-cotton blend gymsuit; short sleeve shirtwaist dress with bloomers. Dress (a) is above knee length; gathering at waist; left breast pocket; back yoke with slight gather; cap sleeves; convertible collar; eight plastic buttons down front; waist button on dress interior; tie at waist sewn to dress at back; flare skirt of eight panels. Bloomers (b) are mid-thigh length and gathered at waist.

Creator

Wright & Ditson

Date

1964-1968

Subject

Clothing and dress

Extent

47 inches (chest), 31 inches (waist), 51 inches (hips), 38.25 inches (center front length), 32.75 inches (center back length), 94 inches (hem circumference), 8.5 inches (underarm to waist). other measurements: 47 inches (waist tie)

Medium

cotton
Dacron
plastic

Type

Physical Object

Spatial Coverage

Poughkeepsie
New York
United States

Temporal Coverage

1960s

Rights

http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC-EDU/1.0/

Rights Holder

© Vassar College Costume Collection. Images in this collection may be used for teaching, classroom presentation, and research purposes only. For other reuse, reproduction and publication of these images, contact costumeshop@vassar.edu.

Costume Item Type Metadata

Color Main

white

Technique

gathering

Closure Type

buttons

Closure Placement

center front closure

Collar

convertible collar

Sleeve Length

cap sleeve

Structure Waist

natural waistline

Structure Skirt

a-line skirt

Structure Hem

above knee

Dimensions Chest

47

Dimensions Waist

31

Dimensions Hips

51

Dimensions CF Length

38.25

Dimensions CB Length

32.75

Hem Circumference

94

Underarm to Waist

8.5

Dimensions Other

47 inches (waist tie)

Dimensions All

47 inches (chest), 31 inches (waist), 51 inches (hips), 38.25 inches (center front length), 32.75 inches (center back length), 94 inches (hem circumference), 8.5 inches (underarm to waist). other measurements: 47 inches (waist tie)

Label

""Dacton & Cotton"

"Wright + Ditson/ Wash'n Wear No-Iron"

Wearer

JoLeigh Kirkland

Donor

JoLeigh Kirkland

Date Earliest

1964

Date Latest

1968

Culture

American

Gender

womenswear

Classification

costume
clothing

Public Information

Gymsuit of Arden Kirkland's mother, JoLeigh Kirkland, who graduated from Vassar College in 1968.

Condition Term

good

Mannequin

10 with legs

Storage Location

F7

Repository

Vassar College Costume Collection, Drama Department, 124 Raymond Avenue, Poughkeepsie, NY 12604

Work Type

dress
bloomers

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