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Medium: Silk organza and satin
Credit: Gift of Raymond J. Cuminale-Russo, In honor of his mother Carmela F. Russo
Wedding gowns of the 1930s evoked a blend of evening elegance and intimacy. This bridal creation by Jo Copeland is a rare, early example by a designer who was among the first Americans to have a successful, eponymous clothing line.
Object Number: 2002.92.2