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Object Name NAPKIN
Catalog Number 0985.07.00161
Description The single napkin is made white damask with a light red line trim and fringe. The letter "D" is embroidered onto the cloth.
Owned Varina Banks Howell Davis
Provenance Mrs. Jefferson Davis owned this white damask napkin and used it during her residency at the White House of the Confederacy during the war.
People Davis, Varina Banks Howell [Mrs. Jefferson]
Howell, Varina Banks
Search Terms Confederate Executive Mansion
Confederate White House
Executive Mansion
White House of the Confederacy