|Description||One of three material swatches are samples of war era dress goods. Each piece is cotton, dyed brown. This is an example of manufactured material.|
|Owned||Mrs. W. B. Williams|
|Provenance||Each donor owned and wore the garment from which the sample came. Mrs. W. B. Williams states that this sample came from "woven Confederate dress goods costing [$250?} during the Civil War."|
Williams, W. B., Mrs.