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Fun with Victorians60 of 63Old daguerreotype found in storage. No idea who it is of, is it worth anything.Phonographs
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    Posted 9 years ago

    stefdesign
    (82 items)

    I'm fortunate enough to have my grandmother's wedding dress. She was married in October of 1909, she met her future husband on a train, traveling from her home in Minnesota to visit a cousin in Portland.

    I'm sure she and her mother, and probably cousins and friends too, helped sew every tuck and seam. Isn't it wonderful?

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    Comments

    1. inky inky, 9 years ago
      very! very beautiful, so was your grandmother.....:-)
    2. stefdesign stefdesign, 9 years ago
      Thanks, inky!
    3. Manikin Manikin, 9 years ago
      Beautiful Stef ! and how good you got to be the caretaker of it as it still looks perfect . And wedding photo wow how pretty she was in it . Thanks for sharing this amazing dress love it
    4. miKKoChristmas11 miKKoChristmas11, 9 years ago
      The bride a celestial vision! The dress gorgeous! The couple magnificent! Regards, miKKo
    5. stefdesign stefdesign, 9 years ago
      Thanks miKKo!
    6. chinablue chinablue, 9 years ago
      It certainly is, stef. What an precious keepsake! Your grandmother was beautiful, her husband handsome and they were blessed with a grand daughter that appreciates not only her wedding gown, but realizes what a labor of love it was to create that gown. There are many that would never have thought about that! Thanks for sharing the gown, photo and story. :-)

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