Wedding Dress
Wedding Dress
Wedding Dress
Wedding Dress
Wedding Dress
Wedding Dress
Wedding Dress


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Collection Tier:
Tier 2

Clothing and Accessories
Women's Clothing ➔ Wedding Dress

Identifier:
1985.67.5
Description:
This silk wedding dress has a net lace overlay and a scoop neckline. The short puff sleeves are gathered into the armhole and the skirt has Petersham ribbons near the hem. Design features that are typical of the 1940s are the slender silhouette, the slight full skirt, and the puff sleeves.  This wedding dress was worn by the donor's mother, Madge Ladner when she married Gordon Fraser in Big Rapids in 1945. Madge was born in Big Rapids in 1911.
Date:
circa 1945
Materials:
Silk lining with polyester lace netting overlay, petersham ribbon bow applique to the proper right and left sides on skirt.
Current Location Status:
In Storage
Source:
Gift Of Gary Fraser
Rights:

Makers/Donors
Mr. Gary G. Fraser

Madge Ladner Fraser
Related Place
Grand Rapids
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