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Jacqueline Kennedy's 1961 Inaugural Ball Gown

Jacqueline Kennedy's 1961 Inaugural Ball Gown

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Object Name
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Physical Description
white (overall color)
fabric, silk (overall material)
metallic thread (bodice material)
overall shoulder to hem: 57 in; 144.78 cm
overall at hips: 17 in; x 43.18 cm
ID Number
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Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. John F. Kennedy
First Ladies
First Ladies
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Political and Military History: Political History, First Ladies Collection
Clothing & Accessories
Government, Politics, and Reform
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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