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Briney Family Scrapbook page

Item

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Title

Briney Family Scrapbook page

Description

Melville Otter Briney preserved memorabilia from her parents' wedding. Mellie Carter's gown was created by Madame Glover in 1894. Madame Glover designed many dresses for Louisville's young women of marriageable age. According to a newspaper article, "All of the debutantes of the early 1900s were gowned in Madame Glover's exclusive shop."

Source

Melville Otter Briney Papers

Date

Format

Identifier

Mss. A B858b 7

Citation

“Briney Family Scrapbook page,” The Filson Historical Society Digital Projects, accessed June 19, 2024, https://filsonhistorical.omeka.net/items/show/1022.