Clothing, Uniforms, Textiles, & Rugs

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Clothing, Uniforms, Textiles, & Rugs

Description

This collection focuses on items made from various forms of fiber or that are mostly made or embellished with large amounts of fiber material. The fibers can be natural or man-made. Most fiber items in this collection have been fashioned into clothing, uniforms, linens, rugs, or other textile based decoration. Some were used as everyday household items and other were for used for special occasions or ceremony.

Collection Items

Clothing of Sarah Mullin Waldron
Farmington resident Sarah Mullin Waldron born, 1853 died, 1932. She was the second wife of Augustus Scott Waldron and the mother of Jeremy Richard Waldron Sr., a well-known lawyer, judge, and NH state attorney general. There are actually four piecesā€¦

Farmington Woman's Club Textile
A digital photo of the textile, featuring representations of notable buildings in Farmington NH, made by members of the Farmington Woman's Club. This item cannot be found in the collection of the museum and does not belong to the Farmingtonā€¦
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