Bling!: Gorgeous Gowns and Dazzling Dresses :
Object Name:
Dress
Object ID:
1997.54.5
Year Range from:
1938
Year Range to:
1945
Owned:
Klug, Amber Lange
Used:
Oshkosh
Description:
Full-length sheath gown of reddish-orange crepe with gold floral beadwork on left shoulder to over chest; padded shoulders and fitted waist; side zipper closure.

Gown purchased by Amber Lange Klug (1905-1991) at the Stein's Dress Shop of Oshkosh, WI. At time of Amber's marriage to Arno Klug in 1926 she was employed as a clerk at Henderson-Hoyt Company.

Amber's wedding announcement Oshkosh Northwestern 6/5/1926 p. 4
Amber's obituary: Oshkosh Northwestern 10/14/1991 p. 14 & 10/26/1991 p. 21
Arno's obituary: Oshkosh Northwestern 1/16/1989 p. 18 and 1/17/1989 p. 21

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Stein's Dress Shop
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