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Dress - Wedding dress

From the Collection of Brighton Historical Society First Floor Bayside Arts and Cultural Centre (Old Brighton Town Hall) Corner Carpenter and Wilson Streets Brighton Victoria

Description
Wedding dress of white lace. V-neckline, long fitted sleeves and train. Large bow at back.
Object Registration
T0075
Keywords
wedding dress, wwii, lace, wartime bride, 1940s
Historical information
Wedding dress worn by May Dunne who was married on 11 April 1942 at the Newtown Methodist Church in Aberdeen Street, Geelong. The lace was purchased with wartime coupons. The couple lived in Brighton and May was a member of the Brighton Historical Society when she donated the dress.
When Made
1942
Last updated
17 Aug 2019 at 5:19PM