Dance card

Description (Brief)
Dance card from Staunton Military Acadamy's Final Ball of the year on June 4, 1929. Its four paper pages have celluloid covers front and back and an attached cord and tassel. All twelve lines for dances have been filled with names.
Object Name
dance card
date made
1929
Physical Description
cellulose nitrate (overall material)
paper (overall material)
metal (hinges material)
yarn (tassell material)
Measurements
overall: 4 1/2 in x 7 1/2 in; 11.43 cm x 19.05 cm
referenced
United States: Virginia, Staunton
ID Number
2006.0098.1341
catalog number
2006.0098.1341
accession number
2006.0098
subject
Dancing
Military
Celluloid
See more items in
Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Celluloid
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Additional Media

Visitor Comments

Add a comment about this object

Submit a comment or ask a question about this object using the form below. Submissions are moderated and may receive a curator response. Please note that we cannot evaluate or appraise your personal artifacts. For other questions or general inquiries please visit our FAQ or contact page.

Personal information will not be shared or result in unsolicited e-mail. See our privacy policy.

Image CAPTCHA
Enter the characters shown in the image.