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Object Name APRON
Catalog Number 0985.09.00020
Description This child size blue and white cotton apron has white stars on the upper portion and is attached to a white skirt that gathers into a blue bodice.
Dimensions H-22 inches
Owned Harriet Eliza Pugh
Provenance The donor's history asserts that his apron was made from a U.S. flag (according to curator Les Jensen in 1979, this is a dubious claim).

"Secession apron worn by Harriet Eliza Pugh of Bertie, North Carolina (a little girl of the sixties). She married Dr. Benj. Maitland Walker, who was Brigade Surgeon, 3rd NC Cavalry, with rank of major."
People Pugh, Harriet Eliza
Walker, Harriet Eliza Pugh [Mrs. Benjamin Maitland]
Search Terms flag imagery
Subjects children
Clothing & dress