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Catalog Number 2009.13.2
Object Name Sack
Description Sack, 20" x 36", cotton, yellow background with white and pink dogwood branches and flowers in bloom. Sewn on three sides with one short side open.

Sacks, such as this one, were sewn into dresses for young girls, especially during the Great Depression. They were also used for curtain material and as dish towels.

Year Range from 1920
Year Range to 1950
Material Cotton
Width (in) 20
Length (in) 36
Number of images 2
Search Terms Great Depression
Subjects Children's clothing & dress
Flour & meal industry
Accession number 2009.13