|Description||The scrap of white silk fabric with a raised leaf pattern in the weave.|
|Dimensions||W-4 L-5.25 inches|
|Owned||Sarah Campbell Smith Niemeyer [Mrs. Frederick Niemeyer]|
|Provenance||The dress scrap is a piece of Sarah Campbell Smith Niemeyer's wedding dress. She married Frederick Niemeyer on January 2, 1862, in Portsmouth, Virginia. He was killed on May 12, 1864, at the Battle of Spotsylvania Court House.|
Niemeyer, Sarah Campbell Smith [Mrs. William Frederick]
Smith, Sarah Campbell
Niemeyer, William Frederick
Civil War, U.S.