|Description||This is a white linen detachable collar with three button holes positioned at the blouse opening, on the edges, and at the center back used to attach to the shirt.|
|Dimensions||W-2 L-13.5 inches|
|Event||flight and capture of Jefferson Davis, 1865|
This collar was worn by Jefferson Davis at the time of his capture in Irwinville Georgia.
(1) Possible: Mrs. Davis's letter of donation points out of this and other articles of a man's suit taken from him at the capture as proof that Davis did not try to escape in Women's Clothing.
flight and capture of Jefferson Davis, 1865
|Subjects||Clothing & dress|