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Stella Miller of Topeka wore this orange georgette dress to her high school graduation in 1929. It is typical of 1920's fashion, which reflected the decade's relaxed morals. Those women who could afford it opted for a sophisticated style reflecting wealth and romance. Sparkles and spangles called attention to the new short skirts that revealed shapely calves and ankles.

Date: 1929

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Item Number: 209974
KSHS Identifier: 1981.239.14

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